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General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry: Structures of Life, 6th edition

  • Karen C. Timberlake

Published by Pearson (January 19th 2018) - Copyright © 2019

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Overview

Engaging students by making connections between chemistry, the world around them and health-related careers, this revised edition introduces more problem-solving strategies, guides, features, conceptual and challenge problems. Helping students become critical thinkers by understanding scientific concepts that will form a basis for making important decisions about issues concerning health and the environment and their intended careers.

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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 Reactions and Quantities
  8. Gases
  9. Solutions
  10. Reaction Rates and Chemical Equilibrium
  11. Acids and Bases
  12. Introduction to Organic Chemistry: Hydrocarbons
  13. Alcohols, Phenols, Thiols, and Ethers
  14. Aldehydes and Ketones
  15. Carbohydrates
  16. Carboxylic Acids and Esters
  17. Lipids
  18. Amines and Amides
  19. Amino Acids and Proteins
  20. Enzymes and Vitamins
  21. Nucleic Acids and Protein Synthesis
  22. Metabolic Pathways for Carbohydrates
  23. Metabolism and Energy Production
  24. Metabolic Pathways for Lipids and Amino Acids

 

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