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Experiments and Exercises in Basic Chemistry

ISBN-10: 0470423730

ISBN-13: 9780470423738

Edition: 7th 2009

Authors: Steven Murov, Brian Stedjee

List price: $143.95
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* Internet exercises available on the Web. * Topics and approach emphasize the development of scientific literacy. * Written in a clear, easy-to-read style. * Numerous experiments to choose from cover all topics typically covered in prep chemistry courses. * Avoids the use of known carcinogens and toxic metal salts. * Chemical Capsules demonstrate the relevance and importance of chemistry.
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Book details

List price: $143.95
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/30/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 416
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.782
Language: English

Mark Kishlansky is Professor of English and European History and Associate Dean of the Faculty at Harvard University. Before joining the Harvard faculty he taught for sixteen years at the University of Chicago, where he was a member of the Committee on Social Thought. Professor Kishlansky is a specialist on seventeenth-century English political history and has written, among other works, A MONARCHY TRANSFORMED, THE RISE OF THE NEW MODEL ARMY, and PARLIAMENTARY SELECTION: SOCIAL AND POLITICAL CHOICE IN EARLY MODERN ENGLAND. From 1984 to 1991 he was editor of the JOURNAL OF BRITISH STUDIES. He is currently writing a history of the reign of Charles I entitled THE DEATH OF KINGS.Dr. Steven L. Murov is a Professor of Chemistry at Modesto Junior College. His education includes: Harvey Mudd College, B.S., 1962, Chemistry Major; University of Chicago, Ph.D., 1967, Physical Organic Chemistry; California Institute of Technology, NIH Postdoctoral Fellow. He has written dozens of experiments and publications on General, Organic, and Photochemistry.

Introductory Concepts, Techniques, and Challenges
Mixtures: Separation and Purification
Melting Points
Lewis Structures and Molecular Models
Paper Chromatography
Classification of Chemical Reactions
Empirical Formula of Zinc Oxide
Empirical Formula of a Hydrate
Stoichiometry of a Reaction
Enthalpies in Physical and Chemical Changes
Chemical Properties of Oxygen and Hydrogen
Gas Laws
Distillation and Hardness of Water
Ionic Reactions and Conductivity
Analysis of Cations
Acidity and pH
Acid-Base Titrations
Analysis of Bleach and Copper (II) Glycinate
The Rates of Chemical Reactions
Equilibrium Studies
Molecular Models of Organic Compounds
Exercise 1
Exercise 2
Exercise 3
Exercise 4
Exercise 5
Exercise 6
Exercise 7
Exercise 8
Exercise 9
Exercise 10
Exercise 11
Exercise 12
Exercise 13
Exercise 14
Exercise 15
Exercise 16
Exercise 17
Exercise 18
Exercise 19
Exercise 20
Exercise 21
Exercise 22
Exercise 23
Solutions to Starred Prelaboratory Exercises
Common Ions by Charge
Solubility of Ionic Compounds
Significant Figures
Properties of Elements
Chemical Toxicity, Safety, and Uses
Periodic Properties of the Elements
Atmospheric Gases
Chemists, Chemistry and Society