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Title:
The Facts on File chemistry handbook
Author:
Diagram Group.
Publication Information:
New York : Facts on File, Inc., [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
223 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9780816040803
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Among the topics covered are:
• Alkaline Earth Metals
• Bromides
• Carbides
• Dehydration
• Element
• Flourescence
• Group V Elements
• Helium
• Ion
• The Law of Multiple Proportions
• Molecule
• Potassium Nitrate.
Biographies include:
• Archimedes
• George Wells Beadle
• Robert Wilhelm Bunsen
• Marie Curie
• Louis Jacques Mande Daguerre
• Thomas Edison
• Epicurus
• Benjamin Franklin
• Alfred Bernhard Nobel
• Louis Pasteur
• Joseph Louis Proust
• Karl Ziegler.
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Booklist Review

This useful resource for high-school and undergraduate students provides basic reference material such as glossaries of terms, brief biographies, and chronologies. In addition to updating information, the revised edition adds A-Z0 lists of key advances, lists of Nobel Prize winners, and listings of important associations and Web sites as well as new diagrams and charts. --Mary Ellen Quinn Copyright 2006 Booklist


Excerpts

Excerpts

Topics include: Alkaline earth metals Bromides Carbides Dehydration Element Flourescence Group V elements Helium Ion The law of multiple proportions Molecule Potassium nitrate. Biographies include: Archimedes George Wells Beadle Robert Wilhelm Bunsen Marie Curie Louis Jacques Mande Daguerre Thomas Edison Epicurus Benjamin Franklin Alfred Bernhard Nobel Louis Pasteur Joseph Louis Proust Karl Ziegler. Tables, charts, and diagrams include: Periodic table Elements by group Electron arrangements of the atom Metals and alloys Chemical reaction types Chemicals from Oil Hydrocarbons Isomers Polymers. Excerpted from The Facts on File Chemistry Handbook by Diagram Group All rights reserved by the original copyright owners. Excerpts are provided for display purposes only and may not be reproduced, reprinted or distributed without the written permission of the publisher.