Chemistry: An Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry, 13th edition

  • Karen C. Timberlake

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Overview

Chemistry: An Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry takes a practical look chemistry. It then shows you how these concepts connect to your everyday life. It is the ideal resource for future allied health and nursing professionals. The text assumes no prior knowledge of chemistry, making it a great starting point to explore these essentials aspects of chemistry.

Author Karen Timberlake makes the topics exciting by showing you why important concepts are relevant to your life and future career. This is explored through activities and applications. The text also fosters development of problem-solving skills while helping you to visualize and understand concepts through figures, sample problems, and concept maps.

Published by Pearson (May 4th 2018) - Copyright © 2018

ISBN-13: 9780135213766

Subject: Chemistry

Category: General, Organic & Biological Chemistry

Table of contents

1. Chemistry in Our Lives
2. Chemistry and Measurements
3. Matter and Energy
4. Atoms and Elements
5. Nuclear Chemistry
6. Ionic and Molecular Compounds
7. Chemical Quantities and Reactions
8. Gases
9. Solutions
10. Acids and Bases and Equilibrium
11. Introduction to Organic Chemistry: Hydrocarbons
12. Alcohols, Thiols, Ethers, Aldehydes, and Ketones
13. Carbohydrates
14. Carboxylic Acids, Esters, Amines, and Amides
15. Lipids
16. Amino Acids, Proteins, and Enzymes
17. Nucleic Acids and Protein Synthesis
18. Metabolic Pathways and Energy Production

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