General Chemistry
General Chemistry

General Chemistry

Lead Author(s): FRANKLIN OW

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Top Hat Intro Course - General Chemistry features: over 1500 interactive questions, a complete solution key, embedded videos, automatic grading, and full customizability.

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Top Hat General Chemistry engages students with all different learning styles, offering plentiful visuals, instructional videos and interactive simulations.
Built-in assessment questions embedded throughout chapters so students can read a little, do a little, and test themselves to see what they know!
Accompanying question bank totalling 100 questions for every chapter.

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Franklin Ow, General Chemistry, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Petrucci et. al, General Chemistry: Principles and Modern Applications, 11th Edition

Pearson

Mcmurray & Fay, Chemistry, 8th Edition

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Nivaldo Tro, Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, 6th Edition

Pricing

Average price of textbook across most common format

Up to 40-60% more affordable

Lifetime access on any device

$301

Hardcover print text only

$301

Hardcover print text only

$301

Hardcover print text only

Always up-to-date content, constantly revised by community of professors

Content meets standard for Introduction to General Chemistry course, and is updated with the latest content

In-Book Interactivity

Includes embedded multi-media files and integrated software to enhance visual presentation of concepts directly in textbook

Only available with supplementary resources at additional cost

Only available with supplementary resources at additional cost

Only available with supplementary resources at additional cost

Customizable

Ability to revise, adjust and adapt content to meet needs of course and instructor

All-in-one Platform

Access to additional questions, test banks, and slides available within one platform

Pricing

Average price of textbook across most common format

Top Hat

Franklin Ow, General Chemistry, Only One Edition needed

Up to 40-60% more affordable

Lifetime access on any device

Pearson

Petrucci et. al, General Chemistry: Principles and Modern Applications, 11th Edition

$301

Hardcover print text only

Pearson

Mcmurray & Fay, Chemistry, 8th Edition

$301

Hardcover print text only

Pearson

Nivaldo Tro, Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, 6th Edition

$301

Hardcover print text only

Always up-to-date content, constantly revised by community of professors

Constantly revised and updated by a community of professors with the latest content

Top Hat

Franklin Ow, General Chemistry, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Petrucci et. al, General Chemistry: Principles and Modern Applications, 11th Edition

Pearson

Mcmurray & Fay, Chemistry, 8th Edition

Pearson

Nivaldo Tro, Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, 6th Edition

In-book Interactivity

Includes embedded multi-media files and integrated software to enhance visual presentation of concepts directly in textbook

Top Hat

Franklin Ow, General Chemistry, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Petrucci et. al, General Chemistry: Principles and Modern Applications, 11th Edition

Pearson

Mcmurray & Fay, Chemistry, 8th Edition

Pearson

Nivaldo Tro, Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, 6th Edition

Customizable

Ability to revise, adjust and adapt content to meet needs of course and instructor

Top Hat

Franklin Ow, General Chemistry, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Petrucci et. al, General Chemistry: Principles and Modern Applications, 11th Edition

Pearson

Mcmurray & Fay, Chemistry, 8th Edition

Pearson

Nivaldo Tro, Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, 6th Edition

All-in-one Platform

Access to additional questions, test banks, and slides available within one platform

Top Hat

Franklin Ow, General Chemistry, Only One Edition needed

Pearson

Petrucci et. al, General Chemistry: Principles and Modern Applications, 11th Edition

Pearson

Mcmurray & Fay, Chemistry, 8th Edition

Pearson

Nivaldo Tro, Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, 6th Edition

About this textbook

Lead Authors

Dr. Franklin Ow, Ph.DUniversity of California, Los Angeles

Franklin Ow is currently an Associate Professor at East Los Angeles College, teaching introductory, general, and organic chemistry. He received his B.S (1997) and Ph.D (2007) from the University of California, Los Angeles. He also lectures at UCLA and Occidental College, teaching general, organic, and inorganic chemistry.

Contributing Authors

Greg DomskiAugustana College

Charles AtwoodUniversity of Utah

Lisa CapriottiThe Citadel Military College

Tsun-Mei ChangUniversity of Wisconsin

Paul CooperGeorge Mason University

Sherif MoussaVirginia Commonwealth University

Chris FellowsUniversity of New England

Carrie MillerAzusa Pacific University

James RossEast Los Angeles College

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