Chemistry: The Practical Science, Media Enhanced Edition 1st edition

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Paul Kelter, Michael Mosher, and Andrew Scott
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  • Chapter 1: The World of Chemistry
    • 1.1: What do Chemists Do?
    • 1.2: The Chemist's Shorthand (2)
    • 1.3: The Scientific Method
    • 1.4: Units and Measurement (20)
    • 1.5: Conversions and Dimensional Analysis (10)
    • 1.6: Uncertainty, Precision, Accuracy, and Significant Figures (8)
    • 1.7: The Chemical Challenges of the Future (1)
    • 1: Comprehensive Problems (5)
    • 1: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 1: Extra Problem (1)
    • WebAssign Answer Entry Tutorials (1)

  • Chapter 2: Atoms: A Quest for Understanding
    • 2.1: Early Attempts to Explain Matter (1)
    • 2.2: Dalton's Atomic Theory and Beyond (3)
    • 2.3: The Structure of the Atom
    • 2.4: Atoms and Isotopes (10)
    • 2.5: Atomic Mass (4)
    • 2.6: The Periodic Table (5)
    • 2.7: Ionic Compounds (3)
    • 2.8: Molecules (3)
    • 2.9: Naming Compounds (10)
    • 2.10: Naming Acids
    • 2: Comprehensive Problems (7)
    • 2: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 2: Extra Problem (1)
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  • Chapter 3: Introducing Quantitative Chemistry
    • 3.1: Formula Masses (4)
    • 3.2: Counting by Weighing (4)
    • 3.3: Working with Moles (11)
    • 3.4: Percentages by Mass (4)
    • 3.5: Finding the Formula (4)
    • 3.6: Chemical Equations (5)
    • 3.7: Working with Equations (8)
    • 3: Comprehensive Problems (9)
    • 3: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 3: Extra Problem
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  • Chapter 4: Solution Stoichiometry and Types of Reactions
    • 4.1: Water - A Most Versatile Solvent (2)
    • 4.2: The Concentration of Solutions (18)
    • 4.3: Stoichiometric Analysis of Solutions (8)
    • 4.4: Types of Chemical Reactions
    • 4.5: Precipitation Reactions (3)
    • 4.6: Acid-Base Reactions (6)
    • 4.7: Oxidation-Reduction Reactions (3)
    • 4.8: Fresh Water - Issues of Quantitative Chemistry
    • 4: Comprehensive Problems (6)
    • 4: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 4: Extra Problem (3)
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  • Chapter 5: Energy
    • 5.1: The Concept of Energy (5)
    • 5.2: Keeping Track of Energy (11)
    • 5.3: Specific Heat Capacity and Heat Capacity (10)
    • 5.4: Enthalpy (4)
    • 5.5: Hess's Law (5)
    • 5.6: Energy Choices
    • 5: Comprehensive Problems (13)
    • 5: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 5: Extra Problem
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  • Chapter 6: Quantum Chemistry: The Strange World of Atoms
    • 6.1: Introducing Quantum Chemistry
    • 6.2: Electromagnetic Radiation (10)
    • 6.3: Atomic Emission and Absorption Spectroscopy, Chemical Analysis and the Quantum Number (3)
    • 6.4: The Bohr Model of Atomic Structure (4)
    • 6.5: Wave-Particle Duality (4)
    • 6.6: Why Treating Things as Waves "Allows Us to Quantize Their Behavior" (1)
    • 6.7: The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle (1)
    • 6.8: More About the Photon - the de Broglie and Heisenberg Discussions (3)
    • 6.9: The Mathematical Language of Quantum Chemistry (2)
    • 6.10: Atomic Orbitals (4)
    • 6.11: Electron Spin and the Pauli Exclusion Principle (2)
    • 6.12: Orbitals and Energy Levels in Multielectron Atoms (2)
    • 6.13: Electron Configurations and the Aufbau Principle (3)
    • 6: Comprehensive Problems (5)
    • 6: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 6: Extra Problem
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  • Chapter 7: Periodic Properties of the Elements
    • 7.1: The Big Picture - Building the Periodic Table (6)
    • 7.2: The First Level of Structure - Metals, Nonmetals, and Metalloids (6)
    • 7.3: The Next Level of Structure - Groups in the Periodic Table (6)
    • 7.4: The Concept of Periodicity (3)
    • 7.5: Atomic Size (4)
    • 7.6: Ionization Energies (5)
    • 7.7: Electron Affinity (4)
    • 7.8: Electronegativity (2)
    • 7.9: Reactivity (1)
    • 7.10: The Elements and the Environment (1)
    • 7: Comprehensive Problems (6)
    • 7: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 7: Extra Problem
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  • Chapter 8: Bonding Basics
    • 8.1: Modeling Bonds (12)
    • 8.2: Ionic Bonding (5)
    • 8.3: Covalent Bonding (15)
    • 8.4: VSEPR - A Better Model (7)
    • 8.5: Properties of Ionic and Molecular Compounds (6)
    • 8: Comprehensive Problems (12)
    • 8: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 8: Extra Problem
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  • Chapter 9: Advanced Models of Bonding
    • 9.1: Valence Bond Theory (3)
    • 9.2: Hybridization (18)
    • 9.3: Molecular Orbital Theory (6)
    • 9.4: Putting It All Together (2)
    • 9.5: Molecular Models in the Chemist's Toolbox
    • 9: Comprehensive Problems (8)
    • 9: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 9: Extra Problem (2)
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  • Chapter 10: The Behavior and Applications of Gases
    • 10.1: The Nature of Gases
    • 10.2: Production of Hydrogen and the Meaning of Pressure (6)
    • 10.3: Mixtures of Gases - Dalton's Law and Food Packaging (4)
    • 10.4: The Gas Laws - Relating the Behavior of Gases to Key Properties (6)
    • 10.5: The Ideal Gas Equation
    • 10.6: Applications of the Ideal Gas Equation (16)
    • 10.7: Kinetic-Molecular Theory (5)
    • 10.8: Effusion and Diffusion (3)
    • 10.9: Industrialization: A Wonderful, Yet Cautionary, Tale
    • 10: Comprehensive Problems (4)
    • 10: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 10: Extra Problem (5)
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  • Chapter 11: The Chemistry of Water and the Nature of Liquids
    • 11.1: The Structure of Water: An Introduction to Intermolecular Forces (4)
    • 11.2: A Closer Look at Intermolecular Forces (4)
    • 11.3: Impact of Intermolecular Forces on the Physical Properties of Water, I (6)
    • 11.4: Phase Diagrams (4)
    • 11.5: Impact of Intermolecular Forces on the Physical Properties of Water, II (2)
    • 11.6: Water: The Universal Solvent (4)
    • 11.7: Measures of Solution Concentration (9)
    • 11.8: The Effect of Temperature and Pressure on Solubility (2)
    • 11.9: Colligative Properties (8)
    • 11: Comprehensive Problems (5)
    • 11: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 11: Extra Problem (1)
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  • Chapter 12: Carbon
    • 12.1: Elemental Carbon (3)
    • 12.2: Crude Oil - the Basic Resource (2)
    • 12.3: Hydrocarbons (12)
    • 12.4: Separating the Hydrocarbons by Fractional Distillation (1)
    • 12.5: Processing Hydrocarbons (4)
    • 12.6: Typical Reactions of the Alkanes (3)
    • 12.7: The Functional Group Concept (1)
    • 12.8: Ethene, the C=C Bond, and Polymers (7)
    • 12.9: Alcohols (3)
    • 12.10: From Alcohols to Aldehydes, Ketones, and Carboxylic Acids (8)
    • 12.11: From Alcohols And Carboxylic Acids to Esters (4)
    • 12.12: Condensation Polymers (2)
    • 12.13: Polyethers (2)
    • 12.14: Handedness in Molecules (2)
    • 12.15: Organic Chemistry and the Modern Drug Discovery (1)
    • 12: Comprehensive Problems (7)
    • 12: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 12: Extra Problem
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  • Chapter 13: Modern Materials
    • 13.1: The Structure of Crystals (11)
    • 13.2: Metals (9)
    • 13.3: Ceramics (5)
    • 13.4: Plastics (3)
    • 13.5: Thin Films and Surface Analysis (7)
    • 13.6: On the Horizon - What Does the Future Hold? (2)
    • 13: Comprehensive Problems (1)
    • 13: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 13: Extra Problem (4)
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  • Chapter 14: Thermodynamics: A Look at Why Reactions Happen
    • 14.1: Probability as a Predictor of Chemical Behavior (4)
    • 14.2: Why Do Chemical Reactions Happen? Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics (6)
    • 14.3: Temperature and Spontaneous Processes (5)
    • 14.4: Calculating Entropy Changes in Chemical Reactions (8)
    • 14.5: Free Energy (9)
    • 14.6 When G = 0; A Taste of Equilibrium (5)
    • 14: Comprehensive Problems (4)
    • 14: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 14: Extra Problem (2)
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  • Chapter 15: Chemical Kinetics
    • 15.1: Reaction Rates (6)
    • 15.2: An Introduction to Rate Laws (5)
    • 15.3: Changes in Time - The Integrated Rate Law (15)
    • 15.4: Methods of Determining Rate Laws (6)
    • 15.5: Looking Back at Rate Laws (4)
    • 15.6: Reaction Mechanisms (3)
    • 15.7: Applications of Catalysts (3)
    • 15: Comprehensive Problems (9)
    • 15: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 15: Extra Problem
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  • Chapter 16: Chemical Equilibrium
    • 16.1: The Concept of Chemical Equilibrium (2)
    • 16.2: Why Is Chemical Equilibrium a Useful Concept?
    • 16.3: The Meaning of the Equilibrium Constant (5)
    • 16.4: Working with Equilibrium Constants (2)
    • 16.5: Solving Equilibrium Problems - A Different Way of Thinking (21)
    • 16.6: Le Chatelier's Principle (2)
    • 16.7: Free Energy and the Equilibrium Constant (2)
    • 16: Comprehensive Problems (6)
    • 16: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 16: Extra Problem (1)
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  • Chapter 17: Acids and Bases
    • 17.1: What are Acids and Bases? (5)
    • 17.2: Acid Strength (5)
    • 17.3: The pH Scale (8)
    • 17.4: Determining the pH of Acidic Solutions (8)
    • 17.5: Determining the pH of Basic Solutions (4)
    • 17.6: Polyprotic Acids (2)
    • 17.7: Assessing the Acid-Base Behavior of Salts in Aqueous Solution (9)
    • 17.8: Anhydrides in Aqueous Solution (1)
    • 17: Comprehensive Problems (4)
    • 17: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 17: Extra Problem (4)
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  • Chapter 18: Applications of Aqueous Equilibria
    • 18.1: Buffers and the Common-Ion Effect (12)
    • 18.2: Acid-Base Titrations (8)
    • 18.3: Solubility Equilibria (8)
    • 18.4: Complex-Ion Equilibria (4)
    • 18: Comprehensive Problems (7)
    • 18: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 18: Extra Problem (1)
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  • Chapter 19: Electrochemistry
    • 19.1: What is Electrochemistry?
    • 19.2: Oxidation States - Electronic Bookkeeping (8)
    • 19.3: Redox Equations (15)
    • 19.4: Electrochemical Cells (3)
    • 19.5: Chemical Reactivity Series (1)
    • 19.6: Not-So-Standard Conditions: The Nernst Equation (4)
    • 19.7: Electrolytic Reactions (5)
    • 19: Comprehensive Problems (5)
    • 19: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 19: Extra Problem (1)
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  • Chapter 20: Coordination Complexes
    • 20.1: Bonding in Coordination Complexes (1)
    • 20.2: Ligands (5)
    • 20.3: Coordination Number (2)
    • 20.4: Structure (2)
    • 20.5: Isomers (1)
    • 20.6: Formulas and Names (3)
    • 20.7: Color and Coordination Compounds (9)
    • 20.8: Chemical Reactions (1)
    • 20: Comprehensive Problems (2)
    • 20: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 20: Extra Problem
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  • Chapter 21: Nuclear Chemistry
    • 21.1: Isotopes and More Isotopes (4)
    • 21.2: Types of Radioactive Decay (5)
    • 21.3: Interaction of Radiation with Matter (2)
    • 21.4: The Kinetics of Radioactive Decay (11)
    • 21.5: Mass and Binding Energy (5)
    • 21.6: Nuclear Stability and Human-made Radioactive Nuclides (1)
    • 21.7: Splitting the Atom: Nuclear Fission (3)
    • 21.8: Medial Uses of Radioisotopes (3)
    • 21: Comprehensive Problems (5)
    • 21: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 21: Extra Problem
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  • Chapter 22: The Chemistry of Life
    • 22.1: DNA - The Basic Structure (4)
    • 22.2: Proteins (1)
    • 22.3: How Genes Code for Proteins (5)
    • 22.4: Enzymes (1)
    • 22.5: The Diversity of Protein Functions
    • 22.6: Carbohydrates (4)
    • 22.7: Lipids (2)
    • 22.8: The Maelstrom of Metabolism
    • 22.9: Biochemistry and Chirality (1)
    • 22.10: A Look to the Future
    • 22: Comprehensive Problems (3)
    • 22: Thinking Beyond Calculation
    • 22: Extra Problem
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Chapter 21: Nuclear Chemistry
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