Editor/Author
Curran, Greg

Publication Year: 2011

Publisher: Career Press

Price: Core Collection Only

ISBN: 978-1-60163-163-3

Category: Science - Chemistry

Image Count:
744

Book Status: Available

Table of Contents

Homework Helpers: Chemistry is a user-friendly review book that will make every student or parent trying to help their child feel like he or she has a private Chemistry tutor. Concepts are explained in clear, easy-to-understand language, and problems are worked out with step-by-step methods that are easy to follow.

- Preface: Welcome to Homework Helpers: Chemistry!
- Chapter 1: An Introduction to Chemistry: The Science of Chemistry
- Lesson 1–1: Classification of Matter
- Lesson 1–2: Phases of Matter
- Lesson 1–3: Chemical and Physical Properties
- Lesson 1–4: Chemical and Physical Changes
- Lesson 1–5: Energy and Chemical Reactions
- Chapter 2: Measurements and Calculations
- Lesson 2–1: The International System of Measurements (SI)
- Lesson 2–2: Measuring Matter
- Lesson 2–3: Uncertainty in Measurements
- Lesson 2–4: Calculating with Significant Digits
- Lesson 2–5: The Factor-Label Method
- Lesson 2–6: Density Calculations
- Chapter 3: Atomic Structure
- Lesson 3–1: Modern Atomic Theory and Model
- Lesson 3–2: Elemental Symbols
- Lesson 3–3: Quantum Numbers
- Lesson 3–4: Electron Configuration
- Lesson 3–5: Orbital Notation
- Lesson 3–6: Lewis Dot Notation
- Lesson 3–7: The Periodic Table of Elements
- Chapter 4: Bonding and Molecular Structure
- Lesson 4–1: Types of Bonds
- Lesson 4–2: Ionic vs. Molecular Compounds
- Lesson 4–3: Lewis Dot Diagrams for Compounds
- Lesson 4–4: Structural Formulas
- Lesson 4–5: Geometry of Molecules
- Lesson 4–6: Polarity of Molecules
- Chapter 5: Chemical Formulas
- Lesson 5–1: Oxidation Numbers
- Lesson 5–2: Writing Chemical Formulas
- Lesson 5–3: Naming Compounds
- Lesson 5–4: Molecular and Empirical Formulas
- Lesson 5–5: Molecular and Formula Mass
- Lesson 5–6: Using Coefficients With Formulas
- Chapter 6: Chemical and Nuclear Reactions
- Lesson 6–1: Balancing Chemical Equations
- Lesson 6–2: Classifying Chemical Reactions
- Lesson 6–3: Ionic Equations
- Lesson 6–4: Oxidation and Reduction Reactions
- Lesson 6–5: Nuclear Reactions
- Chapter 7: Stoichiometry
- Lesson 7–1: The Mole
- Lesson 7–2: Molar Conversions
- Lesson 7–3: Mole-Mole Problems
- Lesson 7–4: Mass-Mass Problems
- Lesson 7–5: Mixed Mass-Volume Problems
- Lesson 7–6: Volume-Volume Problems
- Chapter 8: Gases
- Lesson 8–1: Measuring Gas Pressure
- Lesson 8–2: Boyle's Law
- Lesson 8–3: Charles's Law
- Lesson 8–4: Dalton's Law
- Lesson 8–5: Combined Gas Law
- Lesson 8–6: Graham's Law
- Lesson 8–7: Ideal Gas Law
- Chapter 9: Solutions, Acids, and Bases
- Lesson 9–1: Solutions
- Lesson 9–2: Properties of Acids and Bases
- Lesson 9–3: Naming Acids
- Lesson 9–4: Theories of Acids and Bases
- Lesson 9–5: Strengths of Acids and Bases
- Lesson 9–6: Acid-Base Titrations
- Glossary
- About the Author