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OWLv2 with QuickPrep for Chemistry: Principles and Practice 3rd Edition

Daniel L. Reger, Scott R. Goode, David W. Ball

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Daniel L. Reger, University of South Carolina

Daniel L. Reger is a decorated inorganic chemist from the University of South Carolina. He is Carolina Distinguished Professor. He received his B.S. in 1967 from Dickinson College and his Ph.D. in 1972 from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In 1985 and 1994, he was a Visiting Fellow at Australian National University. In his 30+ years of teaching at South Carolina, he has received numerous University awards, including the Educational Foundation Research Award for Science, Mathematics, and Engineering in 1995; the Michael J. Mungo Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching in 1995 and for Graduate Teaching in 2003; the Amoco Foundation Outstanding Teaching Award in 1996; the Carolina Trustee Professorship in 2000; and the Educational Foundation Outstanding Service Award in 2008. In 2007, he was awarded the South Carolina Governor's Awards for Excellence in Scientific Research and in 2008 the American Chemical Society Outstanding South Carolina Chemist of the Year. He has published more than 190 research papers and presented more than 90 times at professional meetings.

Scott R. Goode, University of South Carolina

Scott R. Goode is a distinguished analytical chemist also from the University of South Carolina. He received his B.S. in 1969 from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his Ph.D. from Michigan State University in 1973. Scott is an equally decorated teacher, having received numerous awards like the Amoco Teaching Award in 1991, the Mungo Teaching Award in 1999, and the Ada Thomas Advising Award 2000. He twice received the Distinguished Honors Professor Award for his innovative course in General Chemistry. Scott's research interest includes Chemical Education, Forensics and Environmental Chemistry and has directed 19 Ph.D. dissertations, 6 M.S. theses and the programs of 19 M.A.T. students. His publishing achievements include more than 55 research papers and over 150 presentations at professional meetings He is highly active in the American Chemical Society and the Society for Applied Spectroscopy.

David W. Ball, Cleveland State University

David W. Ball is Professor of Chemistry at Cleveland State University. His research interests include computational chemistry of new high energy materials, matrix isolation spectroscopy, and various topics in chemical education. He has over 160 publications, equally split between research articles and educational articles, including five books currently in print. He has won recognition for the quality of his teaching, receiving several departmental and college teaching awards as well as the university's Distinguished Faculty Teaching Award in 2002. He has been a contributing editor to "Spectroscopy" magazine since 1994, where he writes "The Baseline" column on fundamental topics in spectroscopy. He is also active in professional service, serving on the Board of Trustees for the Northeastern Ohio Science and Engineering Fair and the Board of Governors of the Cleveland Technical Societies Council. He is also very active in the American Chemical Society, serving the Cleveland Section as chair twice (in 1998 and 2009) and Councilor from 2001 to the present.
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  • ISBN-10: 1285846648
  • ISBN-13: 9781285846644
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ExamView®

ISBN: 9781111428112

Online Instructor's Manual with eBank

ISBN: 9780495559771
By Christopher Dockery and John Cody of Kennesaw State University. This manual contains answers and detailed solutions to all even-numbered end-of-chapter exercises in the text. The Instructor's Manual may be used effectively in conjunction with the Student Solutions Manual to achieve maximum flexibility for planning homework assignments. Access the Instructor's Manual from the Faculty Companion Website at www.cengage.com/chemistry/reger.

Test Bank on eBank

ISBN: 9780495559788
By James Collins of East Carolina University. The printed Test Bank contains chapter specific questions to help gauge student's understanding of the material. Instructors can customize tests using the Test Bank files on the PowerLecture CD.

Study Guide

ISBN: 9780495559795
Authored by Simon Bott of the University of Houston, Calhoun, the Study Guide helps students to organize the material and practice applying the concepts of the core text.

PowerLecture with JoinIn™ Student Response System

ISBN: 9780495559849
PowerLecture is a dual platform, one-stop digital library and presentation tool that includes: Prepared Microsoft® PowerPoint® Lecture Slides by Joel Caughran of the University of Georgia that cover all key points from the text in a convenient format that you can enhance with your own materials or with additional interactive video and animations from the CD-ROM for personalized, media-enhanced lectures; image Libraries in PowerPoint and in JPEG format that provide electronic files for all text art, most photographs, and all numbered tables in the text. These files can be used to print transparencies or to create your own PowerPoint lectures. Electronic files for the Instructor's Manual and Test Bank. Sample chapters from the Student Solutions Manual and Study Guide. ExamView® testing software, with all test items from the printed Test Bank in electronic format, which enables you to create customized tests of up to 250 items in print or online. JoinIn™ clicker questions authored by James Petrich of San Antonio College for this text, for use with the classroom response system of your choice. Assess student progress with instant quizzes and polls, and display student answers seamlessly within the Microsoft PowerPoint slides of your own lecture. Please consult your Brooks/Cole representative for more details.

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Study Guide

ISBN: 9780495559795
Authored by Simon Bott of the University of Houston, Calhoun, the Study Guide helps you organize the material and practice applying the concepts of the core text.