Ch 37: Understanding Metallurgy

About This Chapter

Further develop your understanding of metallurgy with this overview that includes the refining of crude metals, the stages of metallurgy, and more. These concise lessons are a handy resource for individuals preparing for an exam or catching up on missed class time.

Understanding Metallurgy - Chapter Summary

This chapter includes self-paced lessons on metallurgy. You will go over thermodynamic and electrochemical principles. You will also gain an understanding of metallurgy of p-block elements. After completing the chapter, you should feel confident and ready to:

  • Discuss processing and extraction of metals
  • Explain electrochemical principles of metallurgy
  • Recall the operation stages of metallurgy
  • Describe methods of refining crude metals

Each lesson is accompanied by a brief quiz to assess how much of the content and details you can recall. You can make the most of the chapter by printing the quiz in worksheet form to use as a study guide. A brief quiz is available for each lesson to help you assess which concepts you've mastered and what you might need to work on further.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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