You will quickly gain a comprehensive understanding of chemistry with this new Sixth Edition of ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY FOR TODAY. Using real-life applications and interactive technology tools, this text will show you how chemistry relates to health science. The thorough integration of online assessment and learning tools turns study time into experiences with chemistryhelping you gain true comprehension of chemical concepts. ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY FOR TODAY will help dispel any fear you may have of chemistry as it helps you appreciate the role chemistry plays in our daily lives through a rich pedagogical structure and an accessible writing style with lucid explanations. In addition, Seager and Slabaugh's ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY FOR TODAY provides greater support in both the problem-solving and critical-thinking skills needed to succeed in chemistry. By illustrating how this information will help your future career and providing important career information online, the authors help you set goals and focus on achieving them.
Suitable for a one-semester or two-quarter introductory organic chemistry and biochemistry course for students with at least a one-term course in basic general chemistry, this text uses abundant color photographs, study skills boxes, and other pedagogical tools to make lessons accessible. The first eight chapters address organic chemistry; chapters nine through 15 cover biochemistry. An accompanying Web site provides exercises. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)