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A Molecular View of Our World, 4e helps students truly connect with the microscopic world.
Thoroughly revised and updated with the latest research and developments, Chemistry in Focus: Molecular View of Our World,4e develops students' appreciation for the molecular world as it stresses the fundamental role it plays in their daily lives. Packed with insightful illustrations, the text helps students understand the major scientific, technological, and environmental issues affecting our society by clearly identifying and explaining connections between the molecular world and microscopic world—as well as between principles and applications.
Renowned for his student-friendly writing style, Dr. Tro helps students understand the importance and relevance of chemistry to their world. The text's comprehensive coverage includes unique chapters on Nanotech, Light/Color, and more. Innovative study aids and technological tools help students maximize their success in the course.
Table of Contents
|The Chemist's Tool Box|
|Atoms and Elements|
|Molecules and Compounds|
|The Bonds that Change|
|Light and Color|
|Energy for Today|
|Energy for Tomorrow: Solar and Other Renewable Energy Sources|
|The Air Around Us|
|The Liquids and Solids Around Us: Especially Water|
|Acids and Bases: The Molecules Responsible For Sour and Bitter|
|Oxidation and Reduction|
|The Chemistry of Household Products|
|Biochemistry and Biotechnologys|
|Drugs and Medicine: Healing, Helping, and Hurting|
|The Chemistry of Food|
|Answers to Selected Problems|
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