Chemical Communication: Language of Chemistry

Chemical Communication: Language of Chemistry

By: Shailesh K. Jain (author)Paperback

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The basic objective of preparing this study material is to familiarize the beginners to perform the following: Write the symbols of various elements, formulae of elements and compounds and their names and vice-versa Describe the elements in terms of symbols, compounds in terms of formulae and chemical reactions in terms chemical equation or ionic equations Write chemical equations from the world equations and vice-versa Balance chemical equation (both molecular and ionic) by various methods Name Acids, Bases and Salts from their formulae and vice-versa Name simple organic compounds on the basis of IUPAC recommendations Test their understanding by working out a large number of questions included in the text

About Author

Dr. Shailesh K Jain did his postgraduation from IIT Kanpur and PhD from the United Kingdom. He specializes in the field of Heterogeneous Catalysis and has Special interest in the field of analytical Chemistry related to the metallurgical operations. He has published several research papers and co-authored many textbooks for school and college students. He is involved actively in the popularization of Science at School/undergraduate levels.


Chapter 1: Matter and its classification Chapter 2: Symbols and Formulae Chapter 3: Valency and Formulae Chapter 4: Acids and Bases Chapter 5: Salts Chapter 6: Chemical Equations Chapter 7: Balancing of Chemical Equations Chapter 8: Balancing of Ionic Equations Chapter 9: Oxidation, Reduction and Redox Reactions Chapter 10: Nomenclature for Organic Compounds

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  • ISBN13: 9789387486362
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 126
  • ID: 9789387486362
  • ISBN10: 9387486362

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