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code7r, December 8, 2012 (view all comments by code7r)
I love all of Larry Gonick's "Cartoon Guides..." My kids read his books over and over and the information really sticks in their brains. Often I have heard one of them say that they only remembered an answer on a test because of what they read in one of the "Cartoon Guides." I wish that these books were a part of the curriculum in their school system.
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Kashii, September 8, 2006 (view all comments by Kashii)
According to my Experience kids hate chemistry because its very much boaring subject, its an good effort oto bring attention of kids towards chemistry, i appecheriade it ..well done sir...
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780060936778
Author:
Gonick, Larry
Publisher:
William Morrow Paperbacks
Author:
Criddle, Craig
Author:
by Larry Gonick and Craig Criddle
Location:
New York
Subject:
Chemistry - General
Subject:
Chemistry
Subject:
Graphic Novels-Nonfiction
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series:
Cartoon Guide To...
Series Volume:
D60
Publication Date:
20050503
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 16.64 oz

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"Synopsis" by , If you have ever suspected that "heavy water" is the title of a bootleg Pink Floyd album, believed that surface tension is an anxiety disorder, or imagined that a noble gas is the result of a heavy meal at Buckingham Palace, then you need The Cartoon Guide to Chemistry to set you on the road to chemical literacy.

You don't need to be a scientist to grasp these and many other complex ideas, because The Cartoon Guide to Chemistry explains them all: the history and basics of chemistry, atomic theory, combustion, solubility, reaction stoichiometry, the mole, entropy, and much more—all explained in simple, clear, and yes, funny illustrations. Chemistry will never be the same!

"Synopsis" by , In engaging and humorous graphic style, this collaboration between a scientist and a cartoonist covers both the history and the basics, including early ideas and techniques, electrochemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, environmental chemistry, physics as chemistry, and much more.

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