Chemistry: Atoms First, 4th Edition
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The Atoms First approach provides a consistent and logical method for teaching general chemistry. This approach starts with the fundamental building block of matter, the atom, and uses it as the stepping-stone to understanding more complex chemistry topics. Once mastery of the nature of atoms and electrons is achieved, the formation and properties of compounds are developed. Only after the study of matter and the atom will students have sufficient background to fully engage in topics such as stoichiometry, kinetics, equilibrium, and thermodynamics. Thus, the Atoms First approach empowers instructors to present the most complete and compelling story of general chemistry. Far from a simple re-ordering of topics, this is a book that will truly meet the needs of the growing atoms-first market. The fourth edition continues to build on the innovative success of the previous three editions. Changes to this edition include specific refinements intended to augment the student-centered pedagogical features that continue to make this book effective and popular both with professors, and with their students.
Chapter 2 - Atoms and the Periodic Table
Chapter 3 - Quantum Theory and the Electronic Structure of Atoms
Chapter 4 - Periodic Trends of the Elements
Chapter 5 - Ionic and Covalent Compounds
Chapter 6 - Representing Molecules
Chapter 7 - Molecular Geometry, Intermolecular Forces, and Bonding Theories
Chapter 8 - Chemical Reactions
Chapter 9 - Chemical Reactions in Aqueous Solutions
Chapter 10 - Energy Changes in Chemical Reactions
Chapter 11 - Gases
Chapter 12 - Liquids and Solids
Chapter 13 - Physical Properties of Solutions
Chapter 14 - Chemical Kinetics
Chapter 15 - Entropy and Free Energy
Chapter 16 - Chemical Equilibrium
Chapter 17 - Acids, Bases, and Salts
Chapter 18 - Acid-Base Equilibria and Solubility Equilibria
Chapter 19 - Electrochemistry
Chapter 20 - Nuclear Chemistry
Chapter 21 - Environmental Chemistry
Chapter 22 - Coordination Chemistry
Chapter 23 - Organic Chemistry
Chapter 24 - Modern Materials
Chapter 25 - ONLINE ONLY CHAPTER: Nonmetallic Elements and Their Compounds
Chapter 26 - ONLINE ONLY CHAPTER: Metallurgy and the Chemistry of Metals
Appendix 1 - Mathematical Operations
Appendix 2 - Thermodynamic Data at 1 ATM and 25 degrees C
Appendix 3 - Solubility Product Constants at 25 degrees C
Appendix 4 - Dissociation Constants for Weak Acids and Bases at 25 degrees C
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