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Chemistry & chemical reactivity

Author: John C Kotz; Paul Treichel; John R Townsend
Publisher: Belmont, Calif. : Thomson Brooks/ Cole, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th edView all editions and formats
This book has helped more than one million students develop and understanding an appreciation for chemistry's vital role in their lives. Accessible writing, vivid photography and images, and seamless technology integration are just a few reasons why so many students have successfully mastered the basic principles of chemistry while using this text.

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Genre/Form: Problems and exercises
Problems, exercises, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John C Kotz; Paul Treichel; John R Townsend
ISBN: 9780495387039 0495387037 9780495387114 0495387118 9780495387121 0495387126 9780495387138 0495387134
OCLC Number: 220756597
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxvii, 1095, 133, 35 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Basic concepts of chemistry --
Let's review: the tools of quantitative chemistry --
Atoms, molecules, and ions --
Chemical reactions --
Stoichiometry: quantitative information about chemical reactions --
Principles of chemical reactivity: energy and chemical reactions --
The structure of atoms --
The structure of atoms and periodic trends --
Bonding and molecular structure --
Bonding and molecular structure: orbital hybridization and molecular orbitals --
Carbon: more than just another element --
Gases and their properties --
Intermolecular forces and liquids --
The chemistry of solids --
Solutions and their behavior --
Chemical kinetics: the rates of chemical reactions --
Principles of reactivity: chemical equilibria --
The chemistry of acids and bases --
Principles of reactivity: other aspects of aqueous equilibria --
Principles of reactivity: entropy and free energy --
Principles of reactivity: electron transfer reactions --
The chemistry of the main group elements --
The chemistry of the transition elements --
Nuclear chemistry.
Other Titles: Chemistry and chemical reactivity
Responsibility: John C. Kotz, Paul M. Treichel, John R. Townsend.


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Part I. Concepts of chemistry -- 1. Basic Concepts of Chemistry -- 2. Atoms, Molecules, and Ions -- 3. Chemical Reactions -- 4. Stoichiometry: Quantitative Information About Chemical Reactions -- 5. Principles of Chemical Reactivity: Energy and Chemical Reactions -- Part II. Atoms and molecules -- 6. The Structure of Atoms -- 7. The Structure of Atoms and Periodic Trends -- 8. Bonding and Molecular Structure -- 9. Bonding and Molecular Structure: Orbital Hybridization and Molecular Orbitals -- 10. Carbon: More Than Just Another Element -- Part III. States of matter -- 11. Gases and Their Properties -- 12. Intermolecular Forces and Liquids -- 13. The Chemistry of Solids -- 14. Solutions and Their Behavior -- Part IV. Control of reactions -- 15. Chemical Kinetics: The Rates of Chemical Reactions -- 16. Principles of Reactivity: Chemical Equilibria -- 17. The Chemistry of Acids and Bases -- 18. Principles of Reactivity: Other Aspects of Aqueous Equilibria -- 19. Entropy and Free Energy -- 20. Principles of Reactivity: Electron Transfer Reactions -- Part V. Chemistry of the elements -- 21. The Chemistry of the Main Group Elements -- 22. The Chemistry of the Transition Elements -- 23. Nuclear Chemistry -- Appendices.


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