Synopses & Reviews
When you need just the essentials of beginning chemistry, this Easy Outlines book is there to help
If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview of beginning chemistry, its got to be Schaum's Easy Outline. This book is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused version of its Schaums Outline cousin, with an emphasis on clarity and conciseness.
Graphic elements such as sidebars, reader-alert icons, and boxed highlights stress selected points from the text, illuminate keys to learning, and give you quick pointers to the essentials.
- Perfect if you have missed class or need extra review
- Gives you expert help from teachers who are authorities in their fields
- So small and light that it fits in your backpack!
Topics include: Basic Concepts, Atoms and Atomic Masses, Electronic Configuration of the Atom, Chemical Bonding, Inorganic Nomenclature, Formula Calculations, Chemical Equations, Stoichiometry, Gases, Oxidation and Reduction, Solutions, Rates and Equilibrium, Acid-Base Theory, Organic Chemistry, Periodic Table
About the Author
David Goldberg, Ph.D., is the author of two volumes of the well-known and well-respected Schaum's Outline Series: Shaum's Outline for Chemistry Foundation and Schaum's 3,000 Solved Problems in Chemistry. Dr. Goldberg has also authored chemistry and computer language texts for Prentice Hall, McGraw-Hill, and Macmillan.
Table of Contents
1. Basic Concepts 2. Atoms and Atomic Masses 3. Electronic Configuration of the Atom 4. Chemical Bonding 5. Inorganic Nomenclature 6. Formula Calculations 7. Chemical Equations 8. Stoichiometry 9. Gases 10.Oxidation and Reduction 11.Solutions 12.Rates and Equilibrium 13.Acid-Base Theory 14.Organic Chemistry 15.Periodic Table Index