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Chemistry: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)



Chemistry: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)

Heather Hattori, Richard H. Langley

ISBN: 978-1-118-54933-9 March 2014 432 Pages


Practice makes perfect—and helps deepen your understanding of chemistry

Every high school requires a course in chemistry, and many universities require the course for majors in medicine, engineering, biology, and various other sciences. 1001 Chemistry Practice Problems For Dummies provides students of this popular course the chance to practice what they learn in class, deepening their understanding of the material, and allowing for supplemental explanation of difficult topics.

1001 Chemistry Practice Problems For Dummies takes you beyond the instruction and guidance offered in Chemistry For Dummies, giving you 1,001 opportunities to practice solving problems from the major topics in chemistry. Plus, an online component provides you with a collection of chemistry problems presented in multiple-choice format to further help you test your skills as you go.

  • Gives you a chance to practice and reinforce the skills you learn in chemistry class
  • Helps you refine your understanding of chemistry
  • Practice problems with answer explanations that detail every step of every problem

Whether you're studying chemistry at the high school, college, or graduate level, the practice problems in 1001 Chemistry Practice Problems For Dummies range in areas of difficulty and style, providing you with the practice help you need to score high at exam time.

Introduction 1

Part I: The Questions 5

Chapter 1: Units and Unit Conversions 7

Chapter 2: Scientific Notation and Significant Figures 15

Chapter 3: Matter and Energy 21

Chapter 4: The Atom and Nuclear Chemistry 27

Chapter 5: Periodicity and the Periodic Table 35

Chapter 6: Ionic Bonding 41

Chapter 7: Covalent Bonding 49

Chapter 8: Molecular Geometry 55

Chapter 9: Chemical Reactions 63

Chapter 10: Molar Calculations 73

Chapter 11: Thermochemistry 83

Chapter 12: Gases 97

Chapter 13: Solutions (The Chemistry Kind) 107

Chapter 14: Acids and Bases 115

Chapter 15: Graphing Basics 125

Part II: The Answers 131

Chapter 16: Answers and Explanations 133

Appendix: The Periodic Table of Elements 407

Index 409 Activate the online test!