Chemistry: Applied and Descriptive

  • Integrates both theory and practical applications of modern and historical chemistry
  • Labs are designed to guide the students' discovery of chemical concepts rather than lay out an experiment as a recipe
  • Includes detailed photo series to accompany all labs and demos
  • Provides websites to encourage learning outside the classroom
  • Designed to make chemistry more accessible to every student
  • Teacher's Manual has detailed instructions for labs and demos including advanced preparations, safety tips, reminders and suggestions for successful experiments. Optional worksheets are also available for students needing additional practice.
  • Grade-nine reading level
  • Four-color throughout
  • Internet connections
  • Paginated Glossary
  • Added opportunities for problem-solving and decision-making
  • New Labs and Worksheets and Test Program
  • Mini Table of Contents presented at the beginning of each chapter
  • Website references
  • Labs, Demos and Take-home investigations presented throughout
  • Exercises improve student understanding
  • Unit Summaries appear at the end of each unit
  • Review questions at the end of each unit are like practice tests
  • Quantitative analysis begins once students have completed the first five units. Student grasps fundamentals of chemistry concepts before getting scared off by math.
  • Spiraling scope and sequence--students are constantly reinforcing what they have already learned through labs and exercises
  • Answers to all problem in textbook and labs provided in the Solutions Manual

Chemistry Curriculum

Pictured from left to right.

Back row: Student Edition, Labs & Worksheets

Front row: Solutions Manual, Teacher's Manual, Teacher Component Disc, Computer Test Program

Preview Chemistry Files
Student Edition Teacher's Manual Labs & Worksheets PowerPoint Presentation Links

Chemistry Components

Textbook (544 pages, hardbound, four-color) 0920008798 $76.95
Periodic Tables (pkg of 100, shrink-wrapped) $20.00
Data Sheets (pkg of 100, shrink-wrapped) $20.00
Teacher Component (Includes items listed below and CD-ROM with electronic files) 0920008895 $300.00
   Teacher's Manual (154 pages, perfect bound) 0920008836 $69.95
   Labs & Worksheets (469 pages, 3-hole punched, shrink-wrapped, consumable) 0920008852 $17.95
   Solutions Manual (276 pages, perfect bound) 092000881X $34.95
   Computer Test Program (Variety of question styles, including multiple-choice; regular level) 0920008879 $79.95
   Computer Test Bank (Mostly multiple-choice questions with five possible answers; advanced
0920008577 $79.95
   PowerPoint Presentation (Included on Teacher Component Disc)
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