*This text is written specifically for the introductory student who may have little or no scientific background. The text focuses on the concepts of chemistry and chemical applications that generate and then maintain student motivation for the subject. The new edition introduces a number of new compelling features: *a new introductory chapter that illustrates the importance of chemistry in our lives *new Key Concept questions that foster student conceptual understanding *new molecular graphics illustrate many macroscopic/molecular relationships and show that chemistry is a visual science *a new World Wide Web site provides an online learning environment where students can work problems and get immediate feedback at the click of a mouse.
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This comprehensive book gives readers easy access to the basic concepts and their relevant connections of the chemical principles operating in everyday life. Numerous examples and real-world applications provide chemistry enthusiasts with long-term, meaningful understandings. Chapter topics include scientific measurements, matter and energy, models of the atom, chemical reactions, the mole concept, liquids and solids, acids and bases, oxidation and reduction, chemical equilibrium, nuclear and organic chemistry, and biochemistry. For those who understand that knowledge of chemistry constitutes an empowering life skill.From the Back Cover:
Key Benefit: The book focuses on the concepts of chemistry and the applications that maintain and generate motivation for the subject of chemistry. Key Topics: The book introduces a suite of dedicated media materials unmatched by anything this market has ever seen before. It includes real-world applications emphasizing the important role of chemistry in everyday life. Computer generated atomic/molecular graphics demonstrate macroscopic/molecular relationships and helps to connect the seen and unseen world of chemistry.
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