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General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry : 7th Edition - H.Stephen Stoker

General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry

7th Edition

Hardcover Published: 6th February 2015
ISBN: 9781285853918
Number Of Pages: 1232

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Emphasising the applications of chemistry and minimising complicated mathematics, General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry, 7E is written throughout to help students succeed in the course and master the biochemistry content so important to their future careers. The 7th Edition's clear explanations, visual support, and effective pedagogy combine to make the text ideal for allied health majors. Early chapters focus on fundamental chemical principles while later chapters build on the foundations of these principles. Mathematics is introduced at point-of-use and only as needed.


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About the Author

Stephen Stoker of Weber State University in Ogden, UT, has taught the gamut of introductory chemistry courses, specialising in GOB, for the past 30 years. Weber State has a very large Health Professions school, and GOB is geared at students with little or no experience in chemistry (notably Allied Health and Nursing majors).

1. Basic Concepts About Matter.
2. Measurements in Chemistry.
3. Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table.
4. Chemical Bonding: The Ionic Bond Model.
5. Chemical Bonding: The Covalent Bond Model.
6. Chemical Calculations: Formula Masses, Moles, and Chemical Equations.
7. Gases, Liquids, and Solids.
8. Solutions.
9. Chemical Reactions.
10. Acids, Bases, and Salts.
11. Nuclear Chemistry.
12. Saturated Hydrocarbons.
13. Unsaturated Hydrocarbons.
14. Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers.
15. Aldehydes and Ketones.
16. Carboxylic Acids, Esters, and Other Acid Derivatives.
17. Amines and Amides.
18. Carbohydrates.
19. Lipids.
20. Proteins.
21. Enzymes and Vitamins.
22. Nucleic Acids.
23. Biochemical Energy Production.
24. Carbohydrate Metabolism.
25. Lipid Metabolism.
26. Protein Metabolism.
Answers to Selected Exercises
Index Glossary

ISBN: 9781285853918
ISBN-10: 1285853911
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 1232
Published: 6th February 2015
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 27.94 x 22.23  x 4.45
Weight (kg): 2.48
Edition Number: 7
Edition Type: Revised

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