Title Chemical Communication for Juniors
Subtitle Language of Chemistry Useful for the Students of Middle Classes (CBSE, ICSE and State Boards)
Author Dr. Shailesh K Jain
ISBN 9789388386982
List price Rs 115.00
Price outside India Available on Request
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 72
Book size 172 x 242 mm
Publishing year 2019
Original publisher Viva Education
Published in India by Viva Education
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory Worldwide
Status New Arrival
About the book


Salient Features of the Book

The main objective of this book is to familiarise the beginners to perform the following:

  • Describing the elements in terms of symbols
  • Detailing the compounds in terms of formulae
  • Writing the symbols of various elements
  • Using concept of valency, writing formulae of elements and compounds
  • Writing names of elements and compounds from their symbols and formulae
  • Learning to write formulae of ionic compounds
  • Learn about different types of acids
  • Name acids from their formulae and vice-versa
  • Differentiate between alkalis and bases
  • Naming bases and alkalis from their formulae and vice-versa
  • Test their understanding by working out a variety of ‘Do It Yourself’ questions included in the text


Chapter 1. Matter

Chapter 2. Constituents of Matter

Chapter 3. Size of an Atom

Chapter 4. Structure of an Atom

Chapter 5. Atomic Number and Atomic Mass

Chapter 6. The Charged Particles • Do it Yourself - 1

Chapter 7. Atomic Symbols

Chapter 8. Chemical Formula

Chapter 9. Molecular Formula • Do it Yourself - 2

Chapter 10. Valency

Chapter 11. Molecular Formulae of Molecular Compounds

Chapter 12. Formulae of Ionic Compounds • Do it Yourself - 3

Chapter 13. Acids and Bases

Chapter 14. Hydracid

Chapter 15. Oxoacids

Chapter 16. Bases and Alkalis • Do it Yourself - 4 • Answers

About the Author:

Dr. Shailesh K Jain did his postgraduation from IIT Kanpur and PhD from the United Kingdom. He specializes in the field of Heterogeneous Catalysis and has special interest in the field of Analytical Chemistry related to the metallurgical operations. He has published several research papers and co-authored many textbooks for school and college students. He is involved actively in the popularization of science at school/undergraduate levels.

Target Audience:

Students of Middle Classes of CBSE, ICSE and state board.


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