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Table of Contents
TO THE STUDENT xvi TO THE INSTRUCTOR xvii PREFACE xix Chapter 1: The Chemical World Chapter 2: Measurement and Problem Solving. Chapter 3: Matter and Energy. Chapter 4: Atoms and Elements. Chapter 5: Molecules and Compounds. Chapter 6: Chemical Composition. Chapter 7: Chemical Reactions. Chapter 8: Quantities in Chemical Reactions. Chapter 9: Electrons in Atoms and the Periodic Table. Chapter 10: Chemical Bonding. Chapter 11: Gases. Chapter 12: Liquids, Solids, and Intermolecular Forces. Chapter 13: Solutions. Chapter 14: Acids and Bases. Chapter 15: Chemical Equilibrium. Chapter 16: Oxidation and Reduction. Chapter 17: Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry. Chapter 18: Organic Chemistry. Chapter 19: Biochemistry. Appendix: Mathematics Review. Glossary. Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises. Photo credits. Index.