Classic Calculations

from the

History of Chemistry

Quantitative exercises tied to and based upon classic papers from the history of chemistry allow teachers to use historical material and reinforce principle-based problem-solving learning objectives. e.g. Classic Calculations include brief historical notes on the investigators and explanatory notes and solutions of the exercises. Exercises are suitable for in-class examples or homework assignments. Most are for introductory college chemistry courses; some are suitable for more or less advanced courses.

"Classic Calculations" exercises listed by name of the historical figure

"Classic Calculations" exercises listed by pedagogical topic

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