Chemistry : The Central Science

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  • Edition: 11th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2009-01-01
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Table of Contents

Introduction: Matter and Measurementp. 1
Atoms, Molecules, and Ionsp. 36
Stoichiometry: Calculations with Chemical Formulas and Equationsp. 78
Aqueous Reactions and Solution Stoichiometryp. 118
Thermochemistryp. 164
Electronic Structure of Atomsp. 210
Periodic Properties of the Elementsp. 254
Basic Concepts of Chemical Bondingp. 296
Molecular Geometry and Bonding Theoriesp. 340
Gasesp. 392
Intermolecular Forces, Liquids, and Solidsp. 436
Modern Materialsp. 480
Properties of Solutionsp. 526
Chemical Kineticsp. 572
Chemical Equilibriump. 626
Acid Base Equilibriap. 666
Additional Aspects of Aqueous Equilibriap. 718
Chemistry of the Environmentp. 766
Chemical Thermodynamicsp. 800
Electrochemistryp. 842
Nuclear Chemistryp. 892
Chemistry of the Nonmetalsp. 930
Metals and Metallurgyp. 980
Chemistry of Coordination Compoundsp. 1012
The Chemistry of Life: Organic and Biological Chemistryp. 1050
Mathematical Operationsp. 1104
Properties of Waterp. 1111
Thermodynamic Quantities for Selected Substances at 298.15 K (25  C)p. 0000
Aqueous Equilibrium Constantsp. 0000
Standard Reduction Potentials at 25  Cp. 0000
Answers to Selected Exercises A-1
Answers to "Give It Some Thought" A-00
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