- 1. Introduction to Chemistry
This chapter covers an introduction into the world of chemistry - its history and disciplines, the scientific method, theories, and communication.
- 2. Matter and Change
This chapter covers properties, classification, and changes of matter.
- 3. Measurements
This chapter covers units of measurement, conversion between units of measurement, and accuracy and percent error in measurement.
- 4. Atomic Structure
This chapter covers atoms, atomic theory, structures, models, isotopes, and atomic mass.
- 5. Electrons in Atoms
This chapter covers the behavior of light, quantum mechanics, and electrons in atoms.
- 6. The Periodic Table
This chapter covers the periodic table and its trends, organization, and classification.
- 7. Chemical Nomenclature
This chapter covers ionic compounds, molecular compounds, acids, and bases.
- 8. Ionic and Metallic Bonding
This chapter covers ions, valence electrons, electron dot diagrams, the octet rule, ionic bonds, ionic compounds, and metallic bonds.
- 9. Covalent Bonding
This chapter covers Lewis electron dot structures, valence-shell electron pair repulsion (VSEPR) model, polarity, intermolecular forces, and hybridization of atomic orbitals.
- 10. The Mole
This chapter covers the mole concept, Avogadro's number, mass, volume and the mole, chemical, empirical, and molecular formulas.
- 11. Chemical Reactions
This chapter covers writing and balancing chemical equations as well as the types of chemical reactions - combination, decomposition, single-replacement, double-replacement, and combustion.
- 12. Stoichiometry
This chapter covers mole ratios, stoichiometry, types of stoichiometric calculations, and limiting reactants and percent yield calculations.
- 13. States of Matter
This chapter covers the kinetic molecular theory, gases, liquids, solids, and changes of state.
- 14. The Behavior of Gases
This chapter covers gas properties, gas laws, ideal gases, and gas mixtures and molecular speeds.
- 15. Water
This chapter covers water and its properties, aqueous solutions, colloids, and suspensions.
- 16. Solutions
This chapter covers solutions, solubility, solution concentration, colligative properties, and net ionic equations.
- 17. Thermochemistry
This chapter covers thermochemistry, heat flow, thermochemical equations, enthalpy, heat and changes of state, and Hess's Law.
- 18. Kinetics
This chapter covers, kinetics, rates of reactions, rate laws, and reaction mechanisms.
- 19. Equilibrium
This chapter covers equilibrium, equilibrium constants, Le Châtelier’s Principle, and solubility equilibrium.
- 20. Entropy and Free Energy
This chapter covers entropy, spontaneous reactions, and free energy.
- 21. Acids and Bases
This chapter covers the properties of acids and bases, the Arrhenius theory, the Brønsted-Lowry theory, pH, acid and base strengths, ionization constants, acid-base neutralization, and salt solutions.
- 22. Oxidation-Reduction Reactions
This chapter covers oxidation and reduction reactions, corrosion, oxidation numbers, and balancing redox equations by the oxidation-number-change-method, and the half-reaction method.
- 23. Electrochemistry
This chapter covers electrochemical cells, cell potentials, and electrolysis.
- 24. Nuclear Chemistry
This chapter covers nuclear radiation, radioactivity, radioactive decay, half-life, fission, and fusion.
- 25. Organic Chemistry
This chapter covers hydrocarbons, carbon bonding, optical isomers, hydrocarbon rings, functional groups, and organic reactions.
- 26. Biochemistry
This chapter covers carbohydrates, amino acids, peptides, proteins, enzymes, lipids, triglycerides, phospholipids, waxes, nucleic acids, DNA, RNA, and the genetic code.
- 27. Glossary
Chemistry - Intermediate FlexBook® textbook glossary.