Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 April 2010

560 Pages | 190 line illustrations, 2 halftones


ISBN: 9780199541294

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

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Maths for Chemistry

A chemist's toolkit of calculations

Second Edition

Paul Monk and Lindsey J. Munro

  • The first text of its type to use chemical examples throughout to demonstrate the relevance of mathematical concepts to the study of chemistry, and help motivate the student
  • All key terms are clearly defined, ensuring that the student can grasp the 'language' of maths without being intimidated by unfamiliar jargon
  • Self-check questions throughout enable the student to check their understanding as they progress through the book, making the learning process more effective
  • Extensive end of chapter problems provide the lecturer with an invaluable resource for either formative or summative assessment
  • Online Resource Centre features additional resources for students and lecturers to enhance the educational value of the text

New to this Edition:

  • Substantially expanded content with eight new chapters covering topics including dimensional analysis, partial differentials, matrices, vectors and determinants, and complex numbers
  • Updated references and links to useful websites
  • New multiple choice questions available on the Online Resource Centre