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Part 1. The Unfinished Story

General Chemistry I and II Texts

General Chemistry: It's Part of Your World

Fall 2022

This is the text for GenChem I (Chem 201) classes. This is a "working text" with work-in Examples and other types of fill-ins. The text is written in a more conversational style for clearer understanding.  This text is also leaner than many other General Chemistry.  The online text is accessed by the links below.

NOTE: Be aware of the most recent "Corrections to errors and typos", as linked below. That list can change as needed.

All content © 2004, 2008, 2011, 2022 Mark E. Noble.

Honor the copyright. The online text is provided for individual, personal use only; this allows printing one copy for individual, personal use. Any violations of copyright will jeopardize this access for other students (and can result in other actions as appropriate).

an open access, online General Chemistry text


General Chemistry text.

Corrections to errors and typos in the text are here.

Periodic Table is here.

The list of Elements is here.  

Front matter is here.

      Table of Contents

Back matter is here. (There are no Appendices B and C in Part 1 of the text.)

      Appendix A Thermodynamic Tables

      Appendix D Answers to End-of-Chapter Problems  

      Conversions and Constants

Select Chapter link below.

Ch 1        Ch 2        Ch 3        Ch 4        Ch 5

Ch 6        Ch 7        Ch 8        Ch 9       Ch 10

Ch 11      Ch 12      Ch 13      Ch 14      Ch 15

Ch 16      Ch 17      Ch 18      Ch 19      Ch 20

Ch 21      Ch 22     Ch 23      Ch 24      Ch 25

Ch 26      Ch 27    Ch 28      Ch 29      Ch 30

Ch 31      Ch 32     Ch 33

Link to GenChem II text (Part 2).

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