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Drawing from the successful main Laboratory Manual, the Essential Laboratory Manual includes twenty-one experiments which have been revised and updated. Suitable for a one- or two- term lab course.
Table of Contents
Working Safely in the Laboratory. 1. Measurement and Significant Figures. 2. Conversion Factors in Calculations. 3. Density and Specific Gravity. 4. Atomic Structure and Electron Arrangement. 5. Nuclear Radiation. 6. Compounds and Their Formulas. 7. Chemical Reactions and Equations. 8. Moles and Chemical Formulas. 9. Energy and Matter. 10. Gas Laws: Boyle's and Charles'. 11. Partial Pressures of Oxygen, Nitrogen, and Carbon Dioxide. 12. Solutions. 13. Testing for Cations and Anions. 14. Solutions, Colloids and Suspensions. 15. Acids and Bases. 16. Properties and Structures of Alkanes. 17. Alcohols, Aldehydes, and Ketones. 18. Carbohydrates. 19. Carboxylic Acids and Esters. 20. Saponifications and Soaps. 21. Amines and Amino Acids. Appendix: Materials and Solutions.