An attractive and inspiring book, covering the CSEC syllabus in Chemistry, this book offers students and their teachers a comprehensive resource to prepare for the CSEC examination. Clearly written by practising teachers, and with full-colour illustrations throughout, the book covers everything that students need to know, and in addition contains invaluable guidance on preparing for and conducting the School Based Assessment component of the syllabus. Considerable help and guidance is given on the practical as well as the theoretical aspects of the syllabus, and students whose time in the laboratory is limited will find many experiments and procedures clearly explained and illustrated.
Clear explanations of the work required by the syllabus, invaluable for schools where time in the laboratory is limitede-book available on CD-ROMExpert author team
Table of Contents:
1. All about matter2. Elements, compounds and mixtures3. Atomic structure and the periodic table4. Bonding and structure5. Chemical calculations6. Electrolysis and its uses7. Acids, bases and salts8. Inorganic carbon chemistry9. Metal extraction and chemical reactivity10. Atmosphere and oceans11. Rates of reaction12. The petroleum industry13. Energy sources14. The (wider) organic manufacturing industry15. Food science16. Nitrogen17. SulphurExperimental ChemistryIndex
Bryan Earl, Doug Wilford and Michael Shanks