This book focuses on Fundamental chemistry concepts, from unlocking the vast amount of information contained within the periodic table and how atoms combine to form chemical bonds, to the different ways in which atoms and molecules interact.
Chemistry: A Textbook aims to provide the reader with the basic vocabulary and language through the understanding of the fundamental chemical principles and concepts.
Divided in six highly readable and understandable chapters, this book covers the fundamental concepts and principles of chemistry. Visual Information Boxes provide simple visual summaries of the text. Great emphasis is placed on acquiring the 150 words required to have a basic knowledge of chemistry. Vital Vocabulary is highlighted in bold and redefined in the Vital Vocabulary Builder found at the end of each chapter.
"Addition learning resources to complement the book is available at: www.chemtextbook.com".
Nigel P. Freestone :- has spent his working life in higher education and is passionate about all aspects of chemistry. Head of Environmental & Geographical Sciences at the University of Northampton, UK, for nearly 20 years, he has taught basic chemistry to thousands of students undertaking a broad range of science-based degree level programmes. Nigel has written several chemistry books as well as several hundred current awareness and historical features for chemistry-based magazines and journals.