Schaum's Easy Outline of Beginning Chemistry

Schaum's Easy Outline of Beginning Chemistry

by David E. Goldberg


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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, it’s got to be Schaum's Easy Outline. This book is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused version of its Schaum’s 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

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071745888
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 09/17/2010
Series: Schaum's Outline Series
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 377,700
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.40(d)

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

Chapter 1 Basic Concepts 1

Chapter 2 Atoms and Atomic Masses 9

Chapter 3 Electronic Configuration of the Atom 17

Chapter 4 Chemical Bonding 29

Chapter 5 Inorganic Nomenclature 39

Chapter 6 Formula Calculations 47

Chapter 7 Chemical Equations 54

Chapter 8 Stoichiometry 66

Chapter 9 Gases 74

Chapter 10 Oxidation and Reduction 85

Chapter 11 Solutions 95

Chapter 12 Rates and Equilibrium 104

Chapter 13 Acid-Base Theory 112

Chapter 14 Organic Chemistry 119

Appendix: Periodic Table 132

Index 133

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