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Ch 1: Glencoe Chemistry - Matter And Change Chapter 1: Introduction to Chemistry

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The Introduction to Chemistry chapter of this Glencoe Chemistry - Matter and Change textbook companion course helps students learn the essential chemistry lessons of scientific methods and branches of chemistry. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Introduction to Chemistry textbook chapter.

How it works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Glencoe Chemistry Introduction to Chemistry chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the introductory chemistry topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • History and branches of chemistry
  • The ozone layer
  • Chemistry and types of matter
  • The scientific method
  • Identification and interpretation of independent and dependent variables
  • Experimental design in science
  • Scientific research

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5 Lessons in Chapter 1: Glencoe Chemistry - Matter And Change Chapter 1: Introduction to Chemistry
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What is Chemistry? - Definition, History & Branches

1. What is Chemistry? - Definition, History & Branches

Known as the central science, chemistry is integral to our understanding of the natural world around us. In this lesson, you'll be introduced to the field of chemistry, learning about its history and its modern applications.

The Ozone Layer: Importance and the Harmful Effects of Thinning

2. The Ozone Layer: Importance and the Harmful Effects of Thinning

In this lesson, you will learn the importance of the ozone layer and how it is depleted. You will also study the research and policy that has been instrumental in its recovery.

The Scientific Method: Steps, Terms & Examples

3. The Scientific Method: Steps, Terms & Examples

The scientific method is more than just hypotheses and experiments. In this lesson, we'll explore the themes and variations that make up the world of science.

Identifying & Interpreting Independent & Dependent Variables

4. Identifying & Interpreting Independent & Dependent Variables

Scientists answer questions by performing experiments that have an independent variable, a dependent variable and at least one control variable. By controlling, adjusting and measuring these variables, scientists find answers to their questions.

Experimental Design in Science: Definition & Method

5. Experimental Design in Science: Definition & Method

What are the requirements of a scientific experiment? How do scientists turn hypotheses into theories and laws? Learn the answers to these questions and more in this lesson on the design of scientific experiments.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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