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Introductory Chemistry: An Active Learning Approach, Hybrid (with Owl Youbook 24-Months Printed Access Card) (Cengage Learning 's New Hybrid Editions!)by Mark S. Cracolice
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Reflecting Cengage Learning's commitment to offering value for students, this new hybrid version of INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY, 5e features the same content and coverage found in the full text, while delivering end-of-chapter questions online in OWL, the leading online learning system for chemistry. With this value-packed Hybrid Edition, you'll learn chemistry actively, improve your grades, and succeed in the course This cost-effective learning solution includes the textbook, the Cengage YouBook (a customizable, interactive eBook) and OWL, the leading online learning system for chemistry. An access code to OWL and the Cengage YouBook is included with the text, providing you with powerful online resources that include tutorials, simulations, randomized homework questions, videos, and more! Using an easy-to-follow question-and-answer format that encourages you to Learn It Now!, this Hybrid includes a wide range of built-in study aids and problem solving strategies. Each chapter includes an Everyday Chemistry section that illustrates how chemistry is applied in daily life, as well as coached problems in a two-column format, and enhanced art and photography.
About the Author
Mark S. Cracolice is professor of chemistry, department chair, and the director for the Center for Teaching Excellence at the University of Montana. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Oklahoma in 1994 under the supervision of Professor Michael R. Abraham. While at Oklahoma, he was a visiting assistant professor. He also has served as an associate instructional specialist at the Chemistry Learning Center at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Dr. Cracolice specializes in chemical education and teaches freshman chemistry and graduate courses in chemical education. Ed Peters received his B.S. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1943 in Chemical Engineering and his M.S. from Northwestern University in 1947. He had a long and varied career. He worked as an engineer for the United States Navy and was employed as a chemistry teacher for various high schools and colleges in California. He retired in 1987.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Chemistry; Introduction to Active Learning. 2. Matter and Energy. 3. Measurement and Chemical Calculations. 4. Introduction to Gases. 5. Atomic Theory: The Nuclear Model of the Atom. 6. Chemical Nomenclature. 7. Chemical Formula Relationships. 8. Chemical Reactions. 9. Chemical Change. 10. Quantity Relationships in Chemical Reactions. 11. Atomic Theory: The Quantum Model of the Atom. 12. Chemical Bonding. 13. Structure and Shape. 14. The Ideal Gas Law and Its Applications. 15. Gases, Liquids, and Solids. 16. Solutions. 17. Acid-Base (Proton-Transfer) Reactions. 18. Chemical Equilibrium. 19. Oxidation-Reduction (Redox) Reactions. 20. Nuclear Chemistry. 21. Organic Chemistry. 22. Biochemistry. Appendix I: Chemical Calculations. Appendix II: The SI System of Units. Glossary. Index.
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