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General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry

ISBN-10: 0618089357

ISBN-13: 9780618089352

Edition: 2nd 2001

Authors: H. Stephen Stoker

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List price: $128.75
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: CENGAGE Learning
Binding: CD-ROM 
Pages: 793
Weight: 4.488
Language: English

Note: Organic and Biological Chemistry consists of Parts II and III (Chapters 12–26) of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry. Each chapter concludes with Concepts to Remember, Key Terms, Exercises and Problems, Additional Problems, and Grid Problems
General Chemistry
Basic Concepts About Matter
Chemistry--The Study of Matter
Physical States of Matter
Properties of Matter
Changes in Matter Chemistry at a Glance: Use of the Terms Physical and Chemical
Pure Substances and Mixtures
Elements and Compounds Chemistry at a Glance: Classes and Properties of Matter
Discovery and Abundance of the Elements
Names and Symbols of the Elements
Atoms and Molecules
Chemical Formulas Chemical Connections: "Good" versus "Bad" Properties for a Chemical Substance
Elements Necessary for Human Life
Measurements in Chemistry
Measurement Systems
Metric System Units
Uncertainty in Measurement and Significant Figures
Significant Figures and Mathematical Operations
Scientific Notation Chemistry at a Glance: Important Concepts Associated with Measurement
Conversion Factors and Dimensional Analysis Chemistry at a Glance: Conversion Factors
Temperature and Heat Energy Chemical Connections: Body Density and Percent Body Fat
Normal Human Body Temperature
Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table
Internal Structure of the Atom
Experimental Evidence for the Existence of Subatomic Particles
Atomic Number and Mass Number Chemistry at a Glance: Atomic Structure
The Periodic Law and the Periodic Table
Metals and Nonmetals
Electron Arrangements Within Atoms
Specification of Electronic Structure
The Electronic Basis for the Periodic Law and the Periodic Table
Classification of the Elements Chemistry at a Glance: Element Classification Schemes and the Periodic Table Chemical Connections: Pritium, Deuterium, and Tritium--
The Three Isotopes of Hydrogen
Calcium, Your Body, and the Periodic Law
Importance of Metallic and Nonmetallic Trace Elements for Human Health. Electrons in Excited States
Chemical Bonding: The Ionic Bond Model
Chemical Bonds
Valence Electrons and Lewis Structures
The Octet Rule
The Ionic Bond Model
Determination of Ionic Charge Magnitude
Ionic Compound Formation
Formulas for Ionic Compounds
The Structure of Ionic Compounds
Naming Binary Ionic Compounds Chemistry at a Glance: Ionic Bonds and Ionic Compounds
Polyatomic Ions
Formula and Names for Ionic Compounds Containing Polyatomic Ions Chemistry at a Glance: Nomenclature of Ionic Compounds Chemical Connections: Fresh Water, Seawater, Hard Water, and Soft Water: A Matter of Ions. Sodium Chloride: The World's Most Common Food Additive
Chemical Bonding: The Covalent Bond Model
The Covalent Bond Model
Lewis Structures for Molecular Compounds
Single, Double, and Triple Covalent Bonds
Valence Electrons and Number of Covalent Bonds Formed
Coordinate Covalent Bonds
Systematic Procedures for Drawing Lewis Structures
Bonding in Compounds with Polyatomic Ions Present
The Shapes of Molecules
Electronegativity Chemistry at a Glance: The Shape (Geometry) of Molecules
Bond Polarity Chemistry at a Glance: Covalent Bonds and Molecular Compounds
Molecular Polarity
Naming Binary Molecular Compounds Chemical Connections: Nitric Oxide: A Molecule Whose Bonding Does Not Follow "The Rules. "Molecular Shape and Odor
Chemical Calculations: Formula Masses, Moles, and Chemical Equations
Formula Masses
The Mole: A Counting Unit for Chemists
The Mass of a Mole
The Mole and Chemical Formulas
The Mole and Chemical Calculations
Writing and Balancing Chemical Equations
Chemical Equations and the Mole Concept
Chemical Calculations Using Chemical Equations Chemistry at a Glance: Relationships Involving the Mole Concept Chemical Connections: "Laboratory-Sized" Amounts Versus "Industrial Chemistry-Sized" Amounts
Gases, Liquids and Solids
The Kinetic Molecular Theory of Matter
Kinetic Molecular Theory and Physical States
Gas Law Variables
Boyle's Law: A Pressure-Volume Relationship
Charles's Law: A Temperature-Volume Relationship
The Combined Gas Law
The Ideal Gas Law
Dalton's Law of Partial Pressures Chemistry at a Glance: The Gas Laws
Changes of State
Evaporation of Liquids
Vapor Pressure of Liquids
Boiling and Boiling Point
Intermolecular Forces in Liquids Chemistry at a Glance: Intermolecular Forces Chemical Connections: The Importance of Gas Densities
The Exchange of the Respiratory Gases, Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide
Characteristics of Solutions
Solubility and Saturated Solutions
Solution Formation
Solubility Rules
Solution Concentration Units Chemistry at a Glance: Solutions and Solution Concentrations
Colloidal Dispersions
Colligative Properties of Solutions
Osmosis and Osmotic Pressure Chemistry at a Glance: Colligative Properties of Solutions
Dialysis Chemical Connections: Factors Affecting Gas Solubility. Solubility of Vitamins
Controlled-Release Drugs: Regulating Concentration, Rate, and Location of Release
Chemical Reactions
Types of Chemical Reactions
Redox and Nonredox Reactions Chemistry at a Glance: Types of Reactions
Terminology Associated with Redox Processes
Collision Theory and Chemical Reactions
Exothermic and Endothermic Reactions
Factors That Influence Reaction Rates Chemistry at a Glance: Factors That Influence Reaction Rates
Chemical Equilibrium
Equilibrium Constants
Altering Equilibrium Conditions: LeChacirc;telier's Principle Chemical Connections: Smog Formation: A Set of Simple Reactions
Stratospheric Ozone: An Equilibrium Situation. Oxygen, Hemoglobin, Equilibrium, and LeChacirc;telier's Principle
Acids, Bases and Salts
Arrhenius Acid-Base Theory
Bronsted-Lowry Acid-Base Theory
Mono-, Di-, and Triprotic Acids
Strengths of Acids and Bases
Ionization Constants for Acids and Bases
Acid-Base Neutralization Reactions
Self-Ionization of Water
The pH Concept
pKa Method for Expressing Acid Strength Chemistry at a Glance: Acids and Acid Solutions
the pH of Aqueous Salt Solutions
Buffers Chemistry at a Glance: Buffer Systems
The Henderson-Hasselbalch Equation
Acid-Base Titrations Chemical Connections: Acid Rain: Excess Acidity
Blood Plasma pH and Hydrolysis
Buffering Action in Human Blood. Electrolytes and Body Fluids
Nuclear Chemistry
Stable and Unstable Nuclides
The Nature of Radioactivity
Radioactive Decay
Rate of Radioactive Decay
Transmutation and Bombardment Reactions
Radioactive Decay Series
Ionizing Effects of Radiation Chemistry at a Glance: Terminology Associated with Nuclear Reactions
Biological Effects of Radiation Chemistry at a Glance: Ionizing Radiation
Detection of Radiation
Sources of Radiation Exposure
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