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Fundamentals of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry (Hardcover) (John McMurry & David S.
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For courses in General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry (2 - Semester)
A Clear, Flexible Approach to Chemistry for the Modern Classroom
Active learning, an increased focus on clinical examples, updates based on current teaching and research findings, and digital innovations designed to engage and personalize readers’ experience makeFundamentals of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry simply the best choice for readers with a future in allied health. With theEighth Edition, the authors make learning chemistry a more active experience through features designed to get readers doing chemistry. Every chapter featuresHands on Chemistry sections that deepen readers’ understanding of chemistry by having them perform elementary experiments with everyday household items. Group Problemsat the end of every chapter are designed for in-class use and motivate readers to carefully think about higher-level problems, such as how concepts fit together and how to apply these concepts in a clinical application. All of the chapter openers, including many of the Chemistry in Action boxes and end-of-chapter problems, have been rewritten for a stronger clinical focus that provides more relevance to allied health majors.
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