Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry (11th Revised edition)

Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry (11th Revised edition)

By: Leo R. Best (author), Scott Pattison (author), Morris Hein (author), Susan Arena (author)Paperback

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The most comprehensive book available on the subject, Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry, 11th Edition continues its tradition of fostering the development of problem-solving skills, featuring numerous examples and coverage of current applications. Skillfully anticipating areas of difficulty and pacing the material accordingly, this readable work provides clear and logical explanations of chemical concepts as well as the right mix of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and biochemistry. An emphasis on real-world topics lets readers clearly see how the chemistry will apply to their career.

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Contents

1 An Introduction to Chemistry 1 2 Standards for Measurement 13 3 Elements and Compounds 44 4 Properties of Matter 62 5 Early Atomic Theory and Structure 82 6 Nomenclature of Inorganic Compounds 98 7 Quantitative Composition of Compounds 121 8 Chemical Equations 143 9 Calculations from Chemical Equations 167 10 Modern Atomic Theory and the Periodic Table 191 11 Chemical Bonds: The Formation of Compounds from Atoms 212 12 The Gaseous State of Matter 248 13 Liquids 282 14 Solutions 305 15 Acids, Bases, and Salts 337 16 Chemical Equilibrium 363 17 Oxidation Reduction 390 18 Nuclear Chemistry 417 19 Organic Chemistry: Saturated Hydrocarbons 443 20 Unsaturated and Aromatic Hydrocarbons 481 21 Polymers: Macromolecules 520 22 Alcohols, Ethers, Phenols, and Thiols 537 23 Aldehydes and Ketones 572 24 Carboxylic Acids and Esters 603 25 Amides and Amines: Organic Nitrogen Compounds 641 26 Stereoisomerism 671 27 Carbohydrates 694 28 Lipids 731 29 Amino Acids, Polypeptides, and Proteins 759 30 Enzymes 796 31 Nucleic Acids and Heredity 815 32 Nutrition 854 33 Bioenergetics 878 34 Carbohydrate Metabolism 897 35 Metabolism of Lipids and Proteins 920 Appendices A-1 Glossary G-1 Index I-1

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/02/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781118501894
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 1056
  • ID: 9781118501894
  • weight: 2024
  • ISBN10: 1118501896
  • edition: 11th Revised edition

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