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Foundations of College Chemistry

Foundations of College Chemistry
Author: Morris Hein - Susan Arena
ISBN 13: 9780471741534
ISBN 10: 471741531
Edition: 12
Publisher: Wiley
Publication Date: 2006-11-03
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 672
List Price: $203.49

Praised for its direct, no-nonsense presentation and step-by-step problem-solving approach, Hein and Arena’s Foundations of College Chemistry has helped countless students master the skills they need to succeed. Now this best-selling text is even better, with new problems, updated content, new Chemistry in Action essays, revised real-world examples, and a revamped art program featuring new molecular art.

Ask your bookstore manager for the student resources below, or order them online at www.wiley.com/college/hein.

  • Students Solutions Manual (ISBN: 0-471-46812-6)—Features answers and complete solutions for all end-of-chapter questions and exercises.

  • Foundations of College Chemistry in the Laboratory (ISBN: 0-471-45195-9)—The best selling lab manual for this course! Includes experiments to accompany the course, report sheets, study aids, review exercises, and directions for waste disposal for all experiments.

  • Study Guide (ISBN: 0-471-46861-4)—Includes a review and self-evaluation section, challenge problems, and answers for all exercises in the study guide.

  • Math Survival Guide (ISBN: 0-471-27054-7)—This workbook by Jeffrey Appling will help you quickly understand the basic mathematical concepts you’ll need in your chemistry course.



A text for a preparatory chemistry course, a one-semester general purpose course, and for a course for nonscience majors, with emphasis on problem-solving skills and real-world aspects of chemistry. Pedagogical features include color diagrams and photos, margin notes, concept boxes, and step-by-step instructions for solving problems, as well as concept reviews, key terms, questions, and ample exercises with answers, plus a glossary. This edition includes new chemistry-in-action boxes, multi-chapter reviews, and more material on using calculators. This seventh alternate edition is a shorter version of the 10th edition of the same title. Paper edition (36400-4), $61.95. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)