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Title:
Chemistry
Author:
Newmark, Ann.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First American edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2000.
Physical Description:
64 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Summary:
Explores the world of chemical reactions and shows the role that chemistry plays in our world.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
1040 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 8.3 1.0 11058.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 8.1 6 Quiz: 16342 Guided reading level: NR.
ISBN:
9780789461803

9780789467133

9780789448811
Format :
Book

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"Discover the amazing workings of chemistry in every part of our lives"--Cover.


Table of Contents

What is chemistry?p. 6
Chemistry in naturep. 8
Chemistry in ancient worldsp. 10
The first chemistsp. 12
Investigating mixturesp. 14
Atoms and moleculesp. 16
The elementsp. 18
Investigating compoundsp. 20
The periodic tablep. 22
Looking at metalsp. 24
Discovering nonmetalsp. 26
Looking at airp. 28
Burning reactionsp. 30
The noble gasesp. 32
Chemical reactionsp. 34
What drives a reaction?p. 36
Rates of reactionsp. 38
Oxidation and reductionp. 40
Acids and basesp. 42
Forming saltsp. 44
Electricity and chemistryp. 46
The chemistry of carbonp. 48
The chemistry of lifep. 50
Organic synthesisp. 52
The first plasticsp. 54
Making synthetic materialsp. 56
The story of chemical analysisp. 58
Monitoring materialsp. 60
The chemical industryp. 62

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