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The Ninth Edition of this market-leading text has been substantially revised to meet the rapidly changing instructional demands of General Chemistry professors. Known for its carefully developed, thoroughly integrated, step-by-step approach to problem solving, General Chemistry helps students master quantitative skills and build a lasting conceptual understanding of key chemical concepts. The Ninth Edition retains this hallmark approach and builds upon the conceptual focus through key new features and revisions.
Table of Contents
|Basics of Chemistry|
|Chemistry and Measurement An Introduction to Chemistry|
|Modern Chemistry: A Brief Glimpse|
|Experiment and Explanation A Chemist Looks at The Birth of the Post-it Note|
|Law of Conservation of Mass|
|Matter: Physical State and Chemical Constitution Physical Measurements|
|Measurement and Significant Figures Instrumental Methods Separation of Mixtures by Chromatography|
|Units and Dimensional Analysis (Factor-Label Method)|
|Atoms, Molecules, and Ions Atomic Theory and Atomic Structure|
|Atomic Theory of Matter|
|The Structure of the Atom|
|Nuclear Structure; Isotopes|
|Periodic Table of the Elements Chemical Substances: Formulas and Names|
|Chemical Formulas; Molecular and Ionic Substances A Chemist Looks at Thirty Seconds on the Island of Stability|
|Naming Simple Compounds Chemical Reactions: Equations|
|Writing Chemical Equations|
|Balancing Chemical Equations|
|Calculations with Chemical Formulas and Equations Mass and Moles of Substance|
|Molecular Mass and Formula Mass|
|The Mole Concept Determining Chemical Formulas|
|Mass Percentages from the Formula|
|Elemental Analysis: Percentages of Carbon, Hydrogen, and Oxygen|
|Determining Formulas Instrumental Methods Mass Spectrometry and Molecular Formula Stoichiometry: Quantitative Relations in Chemical Reactions|
|Molar Interpretation of a Chemical Equation|
|Amounts of Substances in a Chemical Reaction|
|Limiting Reactant; Theoretical and Percentage Yields|
|Chemical Reactions Ions in Aqueous Solution|
|Ionic Theory of Solutions and Solubility Rules|
|Molecular and Ionic Equations Types of Chemical Reactions|
|Balancing Simple Oxidation-Reduction Equations Working with Solutions|
|Diluting Solutions Quantitative Analysis|
|The Gaseous State Gas Laws|
|Gas Pressure and Its Measurement|
|Empirical Gas Laws|
|The Ideal Gas Law A Chemist Looks at Nitrogen Monoxide Gas and Biological Signaling|
|Stoichiometry Problems Involving Gas Volumes|
|Gas Mixtures; Law of Partial Pressures Kinetic-Molecular Theory|
|Kinetic Theory of an Ideal Gas|
|Molecular Speeds; Diffusion and Effusion|
|Real Gases A Chemist Looks at Carbon Dioxide Gas and the Greenhouse Effect|
|Thermochemistry Understanding Heats of Reaction|
|Energy and Its Units|
|Heat of Reaction|
|Enthalpy and Enthalpy Change|
|Thermochemical Equations A Chemist Looks at Lucifers and Other Matches|
|Applying Stoichiometry to Heats of Reaction|
|Measuring Heats of Reaction Using Heats of Reaction|
|Standard Enthalpies of Formation|
|Fuels--Foods, Commercial Fuels, and Rocket Fuels|
|Atomic and Molecular Structure|
|Quantum Theory of the Atom Light Waves, Photons, and the Bohr Theory|
|The Wave Nature of Light|
|Quantum Effects and Photons A Chemist Looks at Zapping Hamburger with Gamma Rays|
|The Bohr Theory of the Hydrogen Atom A Chemist Looks at Lasers and Compact Disc Players Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Numbers|
|Quantum Mechanics Instrumental Methods Scanning Tunneling Microscopy|
|Quantum Numbers and Atomic Orbitals|
|Electron Configurations and Periodicity Electronic Structure of Atoms|
|Electron Spin and the Pauli Exclusion Principle Instrumental Methods Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR)|
|Building-Up Principle and the Periodic Table Instrumental Methods X Rays, Atomic Numbers, and Orbital Structure (Photoelectron Spectroscopy)|
|Writing Electron Configurations Using the Periodic Table|
|Orbital Diagrams of Atoms; Hund''s Rule A Chemist Looks at Levitating Frogs and People Periodicity of the Elements|
|Mendeleev''s Predictions from the Periodic Table|
|Some Periodic Properties|
|Periodicity in the Main-Group Elements|
|Ionic and Covalent Bo|
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