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Ch 1: Introduction to Chemistry: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Introduction to Chemistry chapter of this Chemistry Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about introductory chemistry. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the fundamental chemistry concepts required in a typical chemistry course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other chemistry work.
  • Identify the introductory chemistry concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our chemistry tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about introductory chemistry and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding the difference between hypothesis and theory, the scientific method or any other introductory chemistry topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their science learning
  • Prefer learning science visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their introductory chemistry unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in chemistry
  • Don't have access to their science teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning about introductory chemistry simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live chemistry tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn about introductory chemistry on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Provide an overview of the scope of chemistry.
  • Become familiar with the steps of the scientific method.
  • Understand the differences between hypothesis, theory and law.

5 Lessons in Chapter 1: Introduction to Chemistry: Tutoring Solution
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
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 Scientific Method: Steps, Terms & Examples

2. 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.

Hypothesis, Theory & Law in Science

3. Hypothesis, Theory & Law in Science

In this lesson, learn how to define hypothesis, theory, and law in science. Then, discover the ways that these ideas are related to each other and how they help us to explain the universe around us.

Chemical Symbol: Definition & Examples

4. Chemical Symbol: Definition & Examples

In this lesson, you will learn that a chemical symbol is a short-hand way to represent an element and each element on the periodic table has a unique chemical symbol. You'll become familiar with identifying some common elements by their chemical symbol.

What is the Difference Between Pure & Applied Chemistry?

5. What is the Difference Between Pure & Applied Chemistry?

Pure and applied chemistry are two branches of the same tree. Though different fields, they also work together quite well. In this lesson, we will look at both pure and applied chemistry to understand how they are different, as well as see examples of each.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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