Eduqas Chemistry for A Level Year 1 & AS: Student Book

Eduqas Chemistry for A Level Year 1 & AS: Student Book

By: Kathryn Foster (author), Peter Blake (author), Elfed Charles (author)Paperback

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Created especially for the new Eduqas Year 1 & AS Level Chemistry specification being taught in England from September 2015 and written by experienced teachers and examiners, this student book is endorsed by WJEC Eduqas. Designed to be motivating and student-friendly, this book will support you through every step of your course and help you thoroughly prepare for your exams. Changes to content within topics and levels of required knowledge for the new spec are clearly defined. / Designed to support co-teaching of AS and A Level students. / Thorough support for the assessment objectives is provided with clear explanations of the new assessment weightings. / Tests, activities, questions and examples provide plenty of opportunities to test students' understanding and knowledge. / Exam support sections introduce students to exam-style practice questions, new assessment objectives and guide students on the skills they need for assessment.

About Author

Peter Blake is a former lecturer and senior lecturer in Chemistry at St Andrews and Cardiff Universities. He has been an examiner for A Level Chemistry for twenty five years, during which time he has been involved in both specification revision and the authoring of study materials. Elfed Charles has thirty years of experience teaching in secondary schools, has experience of senior management and is a Principal Examiner in Chemistry at A Level for a major awarding body. Kathryn Foster is a former Head of Science at a Sixth Form College. She has many years of experience teaching Chemistry A Level and is a Principal Examiner for Chemistry with a major awarding body.


How to use this book; How science works; The exam; AS and A Level cross-reference grids; Component 1: The Language of Chemistry, Structure of Matter and Simple Reactions, Overview, 1.1 Formulae and equations, 1.2 Basic ideas about atoms, 1.3 Chemical calculations, 1.4 Bonding, 1.5 Solid structures, 1.6 The periodic table, 1.7 Simple equilibria and acid-base reactions, Exam practice questions; Component 2 Energy, Rate and Chemistry of Carbon Compounds, Overview, 2.1 Thermochemistry, 2.2 Rates of reaction, 2.3 The wider impact of chemistry, 2.4 Organic compounds, 2.5 Hydrocarbons, 2.6 Halogenoalkanes, 2.7 Alcohols, 2.8 Instrumental analysis, Exam practice questions; Answers; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781908682666
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 176
  • ID: 9781908682666
  • ISBN10: 1908682663

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