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Chemistry: Structure and Dynamics, 5th Edition,9780470587119
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Chemistry: Structure and Dynamics, 5th Edition

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Edition:
5th
ISBN13:

9780470587119

ISBN10:
0470587113
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
12/1/2010
Publisher(s):
Wiley

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Summary

The Spencer text is the only text that is built on independently researched pedagogy on the best way to teach General Chemistry. Chemistry: Structure and Dynamics, 5 th Edition emphasizes deep understanding rather than comprehensive coverage along with a focus on the development of inquiry and reasoning skills. While most mainstream General Chemistry texts offer a breadth of content coverage, the Spencer author team, in contrast, focuses on depth and reader preparation for future studies.The fifth edition is revised in keeping with our commitment to the chemical education community and specifically the POGIL (Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning) Project. This text reflects two core principles, first that the concepts that are covered are fundamental building blocks for understanding chemistry and second, that the concepts should be perceived by the readers as being directly applicable to their interests and careers. The authors further provide this "core" coverage using 1 of 3 models; data-driven, chemical theories and reader understanding, which allows for a more concrete foundation on which readers build conceptual understanding.

Table of Contents

Elements and Compounds
The Mole: The Link between the Macroscopic and the Atomic World of Chemistry
The Structure of the Atom
The Covalent Bond
Ionic and Metallic Bonds
Gases
Making and Breaking of Bonds
Liquids and Solutions
Solids
An Introduction to Kinetics and Equilibrium
Acids and Bases
Oxidation–Reduction Reactions
Chemical Thermodynamics
Kinetics
Nuclear Chemistry
Chemical Analysis
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