Around the World in 18 Elements Author: David Scott

About this book

Written with both students and educators in mind, this book presents a tour of the elements found in the British "A" level syllabus. Each chapter presents a key concept of chemistry in the context of the element, instilling a wider background in chemistry to the reader, which can then be tested by questions in the text. Students of chemistry will enjoy this informative approach to revision, while educators will gain inspiration for planning lessons and discussing concepts. International baccalaureate and foundation-year students will also benefit from the topics presented in this accessible textbook. Find out more, including resources, at

Book content

  • Introduction
  • Who is this book for?
  • Phosphorus
  • Iron
  • Nitrogen
  • Sulfur
  • Lead
  • Iodine
  • Lithium
  • Calcium
  • Copper
  • Fluorine
  • Aluminium
  • Hydrogen
  • Chlorine
  • Zinc
  • Mercury
  • Manganese
  • Oxygen
  • Carbon

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Print publication date
20 Mar 2014
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