skip to content
Conceptual chemistry : understanding our world of atoms and molecules Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Conceptual chemistry : understanding our world of atoms and molecules

Author: John Suchocki
Publisher: San Francisco : Benjamin Cummings, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This beginning chemistry textbook builds a conceptual base from which the non-science student may view nature more perceptively by helping them visualize the behavior of atoms and molecules and  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this


Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Suchocki, John.
Conceptual chemistry.
San Francisco : Benjamin Cummings, ©2001
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Suchocki
ISBN: 0805331735 9780805331738
OCLC Number: 45123209
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxvi, 647, [53] pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: 1. Chemistry is a Science: Looking at the world of atoms and molecules. 2. Elements of Chemistry: Understanding chemistry through its language. 3. Discovering the Atom and Subatomic Particles: Where we've been and what we now know. 4. The Atomic Nucleus: Know nukes. 5. Atomic Models: Virtual handles on the very real. 6. Chemical Bonding and Molecular Shapes: How atoms connect to one another. 7. Molecular Mixing: How molecules attract one another. 8. Those Incredible Water Molecules: Macroscopic consequences of molecular stickiness. 9. An Overview of Chemical Reactions: How reactants react to form products. 10. Acids and Bases: Transferring protons. 11. Oxidations and Reductions: Transferring electrons. 12. Organic Compounds: A survey of carbon-based molecules. 13. Chemicals of Life: The nutrients that make us. 14. The Chemistry of Drugs: Understanding drug action. 15. Optimizing Food Production:From the good Earth. 16. Fresh Water Resources: Our roles and responsibilities. 17. Air Resources: One planet, one atmosphere. 18. Material Resources: A look at the materials of our society. 19. Energy Resources: Managing for the present and future. APPENDICES. A: Significant Figures and Uncertainties. B: Scientific Notation. C: Answers to Odd Exercises. D: Glossary. Index
Responsibility: John A. Suchocki.


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # Conceptual chemistry : understanding our world of atoms and molecules
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "45123209" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <> ; # San Francisco
    schema:about <> ; # Chemistry
    schema:about <> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2001" ;
    schema:creator <> ; # John Suchocki
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <> ;
    schema:name "Conceptual chemistry : understanding our world of atoms and molecules"@en ;
    schema:productID "45123209" ;
    schema:publication <> ;
    schema:publisher <> ; # Benjamin Cummings
    schema:workExample <> ;
    wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # Benjamin Cummings
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Benjamin Cummings" ;

<> # San Francisco
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "San Francisco" ;

<> # Chemistry
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Chemistry"@en ;

<> # John Suchocki
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Suchocki" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Suchocki" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0805331735" ;
    schema:isbn "9780805331738" ;

    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Conceptual chemistry." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <> ; # Conceptual chemistry : understanding our world of atoms and molecules

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.