Summary: CHEMICAL PRINCIPLES IN THE LABORATORY, Eighth Edition continues to build on its strengths by clearly presenting the basic principles of chemistry. The lab manual continues to maintain the high quality, time-tested experiments and techniques that have become hallmark features throughout the life of this title.
NEW!-Most of the "Advance Student Assignments" (questions ...show moreat the end of each experiment) have been revised.
The "Advance Study Assignments" (ASA's) provide students with sample questions, usually involving calculations that are similar to those required in processing the data obtained in each experiment. Students who complete the ASA's prior to coming to lab should have no trouble working up the data they actually observe in the lab session.
NEW!-Experiment 5, "Identification of a Compound by Mass Relationships has been revised for clarity.
NEW!-Experiment 8, "Verifying the Absolute Zero of Temperature" features a new procedure that does not involve a mercury manometer.
NEW!-The Eighth Edition includes a new Experiment 15, "Vapor Pressure and heat of Vaporization of Liquids" that offers a better method for measuring vapor pressure.
NEW!-A new Experiment 19, "Molar Mass Determination by Depression of the Freezing Point," uses water as the solvent for freezing point depression.
NEW!-The procedures for Experiment 25, "pH Measurements: Buffers and Their Properties," and Experiment 42, "Rate Studies on the Decomposition of Aspirin," have been simplified.
The direct approach of this laboratory manual has made it a "household" name in the General Chemistry laboratory market. Fully tested experiments have been consistently updated to maintain the integrity of this best-selling laboratory manual.
Topics are presented clearly and the writing is user-friendly, while requiring students to read and demonstrate understanding of the material.
Complete coverage of basic chemistry principles is provided.
1. The Densities of Liquids and Solids. 2. Resolution of Matter into Pure Substances, I. Paper Chromatography. 3. Resolution of Matter into Pure Substances, II. Fractional Crystallization. 4. Determination of a Chemical Formula. 5. Identification of a Compound by Mass Relationships. 6. Properties of Hydrates. 7. Analysis of an Unknown Chloride. 8. Verifying the Absolute Zero of Temperature ? Determination of the Barometric Pressure. 9. Molar Mass of a Volatile Liquid. 10. Analysis of an Aluminum-Zinc Alloy. 11. The Atomic Spectrum of Hydrogen. 12. The Alkaline Earths and the Halogens: Two Families in the Periodic Table. 13. The Geometrical Structure of Molecules: An Experiment Using Molecular Models. 14. Heat Effects and Calorimetry. 15. Vapor Pressure and Heat of Vaporization of Liquids. 16. The Structure of Crystals -- An Experiment Using Models. 17. Classification of Chemical Substances. 18. Some Nonmetals and Their Compounds -- Preparations and Properties. 19. Molar Mass Determination by Depression of the Freezing Point. 20. Rates of Chemical Reactions, I. The Iodination of Acetone. 21. Rates of Chemical Reactions, II. A Clock Reaction. 22. Properties of Systems in Chemical Equilibrium -- Le Chatelier''s Principle. 23. Determination of the Equilibrium Constant for a Chemical Reaction. 24. The Standardization of a Basic Solution and the Determination of the Molar M ass of an Acid. 25. pH Measurements: Buffers and Their Properties. 26. Determination of the Solubility Product of PbI2. 27. Relative Stabilities of Complex Ions and Precipitates Prepared from Solution s of Copper(II). 28. Determination of the Hardness of Water. 29. Synthesis and an Analysis of a Coordination Compound. 30. Determination of Iron by Reaction with Permanganate -- A Redox Titration. 31. Determination of an Equivalent Mass by Electrolysis. 32. Voltaic Cell Measurements. 33. Preparation of Copper(I) Chloride. 34. Development of a Scheme for Qualitative Analysis. 35. Spot Tests for Some Common Anions. 36. Qualitative Analysis of Group I Cations. 37. Qualitative Analysis of Group II Cations. 38. Qualitative Analysis of Group III Cations. 39. Identification of a Pure Ionic Solid. 40. The Ten Test Tube Mystery. 41. Preparation of Aspirin. 42. Rate Studies on the Decomposition of Aspirin. 43. Analysis for Vitamin C.
Appendix I: Vapor Pressure of Water. Appendix II: Summary of Solubility Properties of Ions and Solids. Appendix III: Table of Atomic Masses (Based on Carbon-12). Appendix IV: Making Measurements-Laboratory Techniques. Appendix V: Mathematical Considerations-Making Graphs. Appendix VI: Suggested Locker Equipment. Appendix VII: Suggestions for Extension of the Experiments to "Real World Problems".
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