"Calculations in AS and A Level Chemistry fills a gap in the market and provides excellent coverage of the calculations needed at A Level. Chapters are clearly laid out, with plenty of worked examples, and there are helpful notes throughout."
The Times Educational Supplement, April 2001.
Suitable for use with all AS and A Level specifications, it helps students to understand mathematical concepts specific to AS and A Level Chemistry.
Assumes only a basic knowledge of GCSE Chemistry to help bridge the gap between GCSE and AS/A Level.
Ideal as a self-study text to build students' knowledge and competence in completing calculations.
Uses simple language to clearly explain the basic principles.
Guides students through each exercise with help and hint boxes as they gradually progress through the text.
Covers variants of each type of calculation.
Jim Clark is a Cambridge graduate with over 30 years of teaching experience at this level. He was Head of Chemistry and then Head of Science at Truro School in Cornwall. He took early retirement in 1997 and has since concentrated on writing.