A text for a preparatory chemistry course, a one-semester general purpose course, and for a course for nonscience majors, with emphasis on problem-solving skills and real-world aspects of chemistry.
Pedagogical features include color diagrams and photos, margin notes, concept boxes, and step-by-step instructions for solving problems, as well as concept reviews, key terms, questions, and ample exercises with answers, plus a glossary. This edition includes new chemistry-in-action boxes, multi-chapter reviews, and more material on using calculators. This seventh alternate edition is a shorter version of the 10th edition of the same title.
Learning the fundamentals of chemistry can be a difficult task to undertake for health professionals. For over 35 years, this text has helped them master the chemistry skills they need to succeed. It provides them with clear and logical explanations of chemical concepts and problem solving.
They’ll learn how to apply concepts with the help of worked out examples. In addition, Chemistry in Action features and conceptual questions checks brings together the understanding of chemistry and relates chemistry to things health professionals experience on a regular basis.