An Introduction to Chemistry

Second Editon

Author: Mark Bishop

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780977810581

Category:

Page: 836

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An Introduction to Chemistry is intended for use in beginning chemistry courses that have no chemistry prerequisite. The text was written for students who want to prepare themselves for general college chemistry, for students seeking to satisfy a science requirement for graduation, and for students in health-related or other programs that require a one-semester introduction to general chemistry. No matter what a reader's goals are, this book will help them to learn the basics of chemistry.

An Introduction to Chemistry

Author: Mark Bishop

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780977810505

Category: Chemistry

Page: 836

View: 796

An Introduction to Chemistry

Author: Mark Bishop

Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780805321777

Category: Science

Page: 833

View: 2340

Bishop's text shows students how to break the material of preparatory chemistry down and master it. The system of objectives tells the students exactly what they must learn in each chapter and where to find it.

An Introduction to the Chemistry of the Sea

Author: Michael E. Q. Pilson

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521887070

Category: Science

Page: 533

View: 5645

Engagingly introduces marine chemistry and the ocean's geochemical interactions with the solid earth and atmosphere, for students of oceanography.

An Introduction to Chemical Metallurgy

International Series on Materials Science and Technology

Author: R. H. Parker

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 1483139212

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 376

View: 9495

An Introduction to Chemical Metallurgy, Second Edition introduces the reader to chemical metallurgy, including its fundamental principles and some of their applications. References in the text to a date and the author of some law or principle of physical chemistry are given for the sake of historical significance. This book is comprised of eight chapters and opens with an overview of thermodynamics, with particular emphasis on the first law of thermodynamics; the expansion of a gas; thermodynamically reversible changes; applications of thermochemistry in metallurgy; and experimental techniques in calorimetry. The following chapters focus on entropy, free energy, and chemical equilibrium; solutions and reaction kinetics; extraction and refining of metals, including refining by preferential oxidation; and corrosion and electrodeposition. Electrochemistry and interfacial phenomena are also explored, along with surface energy and surface tension, electrolytes and electrolysis, and reduction and oxidation potentials. This monograph is written primarily for chemists and metallurgists as well as students embarking on courses in chemical metallurgy.

Atoms, molecules, and reactions

an introduction to chemistry

Author: Ronald James Gillespie

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780130887900

Category: Science

Page: 747

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An Introduction to Chemistry for Biology Students

Author: George I. Sackheim

Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780805395716

Category: Science

Page: 334

View: 2136

Introduction to Chemistry for Biology Students, Ninth Edition is a unique workbook that uses a step-by-step approach to teach students the chemistry necessary for success in life sciences courses. Today's biology courses place an increasing emphasis on the chemical processes that underlie critical biological functions. This text helps students review and master all the basic facts, concepts, and terminology of chemistry that they need to understand those processes and to excel in their life science courses.

Introduction to Chemistry

Author: Amos Turk

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 0323145051

Category: Science

Page: 591

View: 3071

Introduction to Chemistry is a 26-chapter introductory textbook in general chemistry. This book deals first with the atoms and the arithmetic and energetics of their combination into molecules. The subsequent chapters consider the nature of the interactions among atoms or the so-called chemical bonding. This topic is followed by discussions on the nature of intermolecular forces and the states of matter. This text further explores the statistics and dynamics of chemistry, including the study of equilibrium and kinetics. Other chapters cover the aspects of ionic equilibrium, acids and bases, and galvanic cells. The concluding chapters focus on a descriptive study of chemistry, such as the representative and transition elements, organic and nuclear chemistry, metals, polymers, and biochemistry. Teachers and undergraduate chemistry students will find this book of great value.

An Introduction to Chemistry - Second Edition WebAssign Bundle

Author: Mark Bishop,WebAssign

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780984337910

Category:

Page: 836

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This is a bundle that includes a hard bound version of An Introduction to Chemistry Second Edition by Mark Bishop (ISBN 978-0-9778105-8-1) and an access card to the WebAssign online homework system that accompanies the text.

An Introduction to Industrial Chemistry

Author: C.A. Heaton

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9401106134

Category: Science

Page: 413

View: 2905

to the Third Edition Following the success of the first two editions of this book in which the core subject matter has been retained, we have taken the opportunity to add substantial new material, including an additional chapter on that most important activity of the chemical industry, research and development. Topical items such as quality, safety and environmental issues also receive enhanced coverage. The team of authors for this edition comprises both those revising and updating their chapters and some new ones. The latter's different approach to the subject matter is reflected in the new titles: Organisational Structures - A Story of Evolution (chapter 5) and Environmental Impact of the Chemical Industry (chapter 9). The chapter on Energy retains its original title but different approach of the new authors is evident. We have updated statistics and tables wherever possible and expanded the index. We hope readers find the brief 'pen pictures' of authors to be interesting. It is worth stressing again that this book is designed to be used with its companion volume - The Chemical Industry, 2nd Edition, ed. Alan Heaton (referred to as Volume 2) - for a complete introduction to the chemical industry. Thanks are due to all contributors and to my wife Joy for typing my contributions.

An Introduction to Chemical Pharmacology

Pharmacodynamics in Relation to Chemistry

Author: Hugh McGuigan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Pharmaceutical chemistry

Page: 418

View: 8248

An Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry

Author: Graham Patrick

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198749694

Category: Pharmaceutical chemistry

Page: 832

View: 1454

For many people, taking some form of medication is part of everyday life, whether for mild or severe illness, acute or chronic disease, to target infection or to relieve pain. However for most it remains a mystery as to what happens once the drug has been taken into the body: how do the drugs actually work? Furthermore, by what processes are new drugs discovered and brought to market?An Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry, sixthedition, provides an accessible and comprehensive account of this fascinating multidisciplinary field. Assuming little prior knowledge, the text is ideal for those studying the subject for the first time. Inaddition to covering the key principles of drug design and drug action, the text also discusses important current topics in medicinal chemistry. The subject is brought to life throughout by engaging case studies highlighting particular classes of drugs, and the stories behind their discovery and development.

An Introduction to Chemistry - Atoms First WebAssign Bundle

Author: Chiral Publishing Company,WebAssign

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780984337903

Category:

Page: 812

View: 655

This is a bundle that includes a hard bound version of An Introduction to Chemistry by Mark Bishop (ISBN 978-0-9778105-9-8) and an access card to the WebAssign online homework system that accompanies the text.

An Introduction to Theoretical Chemistry

Author: Jack Simons

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521530477

Category: Science

Page: 461

View: 3732

Textbook on modern theoretical chemistry suitable for advanced undergraduate or graduate students.

Chemistry

An Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry, Global Edition

Author: Karen C. Timberlake

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781292228860

Category:

Page: 720

View: 9190

For one-semester courses in General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry A friendly, engaging text that reveals connections between chemistry, health, and the environment Chemistry: An Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry, 13th Edition is the ideal resource for today's allied health students. Assuming no prior knowledge of chemistry, author Karen Timberlake engages students with her friendly presentation style, revealing connections between the structure and behaviour of matter and its role in health and the environment. Aiming to provide a better teaching and learning experience for instructors and students, the text highlights the relevance of chemistry through real-world examples. Activities and applications throughout the program couple chemistry concepts with health and environmental career applications to help students understand why course content matters. The text also fosters development of problem-solving skills, while helping students visualise and understand concepts through its engaging figures, sample problems, and concept maps. The 13th Edition expands on Karen Timberlake's main tenets: relevance, a clinical focus, educational research, and learning design. New applications added to questions and problem sets emphasise the material's relevance, while updated chapter openers with follow-up stories help students form a basis for making decisions about issues concerning health and the environment. New problem-solving tools in this edition, including Try It First and Connect, urge students to think critically about problem-solving while learning best practices.

Chemical Energy and Exergy

An Introduction to Chemical Thermodynamics for Engineers

Author: Norio Sato

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780444516459

Category: Science

Page: 149

View: 3590

This book is a beginners introduction to chemical thermodynamics for engineers. In the textbook efforts have been made to visualize as clearly as possible the main concepts of thermodynamic quantities such as enthalpy and entropy, thus making them more perceivable. Furthermore, intricate formulae in thermodynamics have been discussed as functionally unified sets of formulae to understand their meaning rather than to mathematically derive them in detail. In this textbook, the affinity of irreversible processes, defined by the second law of thermodynamics, has been treated as the main subject, rather than the equilibrium of chemical reactions. The concept of affinity is applicable in general not only to the processes of chemical reactions but also to all kinds of irreversible processes. This textbook also includes electrochemical thermodynamics in which, instead of the classical phenomenological approach, molecular science provides an advanced understanding of the reactions of charged particles such as ions and electrons at the electrodes. Recently, engineering thermodynamics has introduced a new thermodynamic potential called exergy, which essentially is related to the concept of the affinity of irreversible processes. This textbook discusses the relation between exergy and affinity and explains the exergy balance diagram and exergy vector diagram applicable to exergy analyses in chemical manufacturing processes. This textbook is written in the hope that the readers understand in a broad way the fundamental concepts of energy and exergy from chemical thermodynamics in practical applications. Finishing this book, the readers may easily step forward further into an advanced text of their specified line. - Visualizes the main concepts of thermodynamics to show the meaning of the quantities and formulae. - Focuses mainly on the affinity of irreversible processes and the related concept of exergy. - Provides an advanced understanding of electrochemical thermodynamics.

The Fundamental Principles of Chemistry

An Introduction to All Text-books of Chemistry

Author: Wilhelm Ostwald

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Chemistry

Page: 349

View: 3943

An introduction to chemistry

Author: Charles Compton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Science

Page: 607

View: 1998