MindTap for General Chemistry 1st Edition

William Vining | Susan Young | Roberta Day | Beatrice Botch

  • Copyright 2016
  • Published
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  • MindTap

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Overview

MindTap® General Chemistry is a new approach to online learning. Unlike traditional online learning systems, MindTap seamlessly integrates manageable chunks of content with targeted exercises so that students learn chemistry by doing chemistry. The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. With MindTap, students can master small amounts of material at a time, which helps them more effectively learn concepts and focus their study time. Guided by research and designed for today's student, MindTap is proven to increase engagement and improve outcomes.

Meet the Author

William Vining, State University of New York at Oneonta

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Susan Young, Hartwick College

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Roberta Day, Professor Emeritus, University of Massachusetts

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Beatrice Botch, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

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MindTap® is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap.

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Features & Benefits

  • The Dashboard helps students stay organized and on top of their assignments.
  • Students can brush up with the Unit Quick Prep, which introduces material to be covered and presents questions that review the content and math skills they should know before they begin.
  • An Interactive Reading Activity for each concept combines clear narrative, visuals, and example problems with graded questions and interactive modules.
  • For those who want a printed textbook, a print component with the narrative, figures, tables, and example problems is available for a minimal cost.
  • Mastery questions, which are randomized numerically, chemically, and contextually, ask students to practice and demonstrate their understanding of material.
  • Unit Review and Challenge Questions ask students to apply what they have learned and combine concepts to answer more complex questions.
  • At the Study Center, students find review and study materials for each unit.
  • Analytics and reports provide a snapshot of class progress, time-on-task, and completion rates, while tracking student progress on Concepts and Learning Objectives.
  • Customization options allows you to hide, rearrange, or add your own content to match your syllabus exactly.

Table of Contents

MindTap for General Chemistry

TABLE OF CONTENTS

LEARNING PATH.
Chemistry: Matter on the Atomic Scale.
Elements and Compounds.
Stoichiometry.
Chemical Reactions and Solution Stoichiometry.
Thermochemistry.
Electromagnetic Radiation and the Electronic Structure of the Atom.
Electron Configurations and the Properties of Atoms.
Covalent Bonding and Molecular Structure.
Theories of Chemical Bonding.
Gases.
Intermolecular Forces and the Liquid State.
The Solid State.
Chemical Mixtures: Solutions and Other Mixtures.
Chemical Kinetics.
Chemical Equilibrium.
Acids and Bases.
Advanced Acid-Base Equilibria.
Precipitation and Lewis Acid-Base Equilibria.
Thermodynamics: Entropy and Free Energy.
Electrochemistry.
Hydrocarbons.
Applying Chemical Principles to the Main Group Elements.
The Transition Elements.
Nuclear Chemistry.
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MindTap® General Chemistry, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access

ISBN: 9781337102575
MindTap™ General Chemistry is a new approach to online learning. Unlike traditional online learning systems that treat textbook narrative as separate from the homework problems, MindTap seamlessly integrates manageable chunks of content with targeted exercises so that students learn chemistry by doing chemistry. The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. With MindTap, students can master small amounts of material at a time, which helps them learn concepts better and focus their study time more effectively. Guided by research and designed for today’s student, MindTap is proven to increase engagement and improve outcomes.

FOR STUDENTS

MindTap for General Chemistry

ISBN: 9781337102575
As a student using MindTap General Chemistry, 1 term (6 months), 1E, you have the tools you need to better manage your limited time, with the ability to complete assignments whenever and wherever you are ready to learn. Course material that is specially customized for you by your instructor in a proven, easy-to-use interface, and keeps you engaged and active in the course. MindTap helps you achieve better grades today by cultivating a true understanding of course concepts, with a mobile app to keep you on track. With a wide array of course specific tools and apps – from note-taking to flashcards – you can feel confident that MindTap is a worthwhile and valuable investment in your education. You will stay engaged with interactive learning activities, narrative, and diagnostic quizzes that take you from chemistry concepts to more advanced problem-solving. You will be motivated by information that shows where you stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class. MindTap eliminates the guesswork, helping you focus on activities that will help you succeed in General Chemistry. Master the most important information with built-in study tools such as Quick Prep and the Study Center that help you stay organized and use your time efficiently.