Lecture 1 - Chemistry A Molecular Approach 1st Ed Nivaldo...

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Chapter 1 Matter, Measurement, and Problem Solving Chemistry: A Molecular Approach , 1 st Ed. Nivaldo Tro 2008, Prentice Hall Roy Kennedy Massachusetts Bay Community College Wellesley Hills, MA
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Atoms and Molecules atoms are submicroscopic particles are the fundamental building blocks of all matter molecules two or more atoms attached together attachments are called bonds attachments come in different strengths molecules come in different shapes and patterns Chemistry is the science that seeks to understand the behavior of matter by studying the behavior of atoms and molecules
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Classification of Matter matter is anything that has mass and occupies space we can classify matter based on whether it’s solid, liquid, or gas
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Why is the classification of matter important? Why? The Laws that govern chemical and physical properties depend on matter-type.
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Classification of Matter by Composition 1) made of one type of particle 2) all samples show the same intensive properties 1) made of multiple types of particles 2) samples may show different intensive properties
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Classification of Matter
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This note was uploaded on 05/20/2008 for the course CHEM 115 taught by Professor Larkin during the Spring '08 term at Bloomsburg.

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