Chemistry : understanding substance and matter /

"Without chemistry, bread would not rise, cleaners would not clean, and life itself would not exist. Chemistry is the study of matter and the chemical changes that matter undergoes. The discovery of the atom and how atoms interact with one another has transformed the world. In this illuminating volu... Full description

Other Authors: Kuhtz, Russell,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2015.
Edition: First edition.
Series: Study of science.
Subjects:
Summary: "Without chemistry, bread would not rise, cleaners would not clean, and life itself would not exist. Chemistry is the study of matter and the chemical changes that matter undergoes. The discovery of the atom and how atoms interact with one another has transformed the world. In this illuminating volume, readers learn about the history of chemistry and the concepts they might encounter in an introductory chemistry course, including chemical and volumetric analysis, atomic theory, gravitation, elements and the periodic table, chemical reactions and formulas, and organic and inorganic compounds and bonds. Sidebars highlight key chemists and scientific principles"--Provided by the publisher.
Physical Description: 138 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Audience: 7-12.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 130-132) and index.
ISBN: 9781622754151
1622754158

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