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AP Chemistry Review Activities
Practice questions and vocabulary to prepare for AP Chemistry, by a California science teacher. High School.
Guide - High School Ace
The High School Ace is a noncommercial learning portal
to free online educational resources for high school students. A learning
portal for chemistry related sites for high school students, this
site provides links to basic general chemistry information, tutorials,
practice exams, and reviews. Additional resources include an Online
NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards and a section on organic chemistry.
This site, by Associate Professor Fred Senese of the
Frostburg State University (Maryland) Chemistry Department, provides
numerous online resources for understanding general chemistry. A library
of over 800 common compounds, tutorials, and FAQ's, are included as
well as a glossary and researchable database of more than 400 links
to general chemistry web references.
Elemental - Element Flash Cards
Jefferson Lab, which is affiliated with the U.S. Dept.
of Energy, provides a site for K-12 Science Education. The computer
will give you an element and you have to supply its chemical name,
its chemical symbol or its atomic number. Other learning games are
This site, aimed at grades 4 to 10, introduces visitors
to the basics of chemistry. Chemistry topics available on this site
include matter, elements, and atoms, in addition to math and reactions.
What is Chemistry?
Activities, articles, and puzzles that introduce students to the ideas in chemistry from the American Chemical Society. Elementary and Junior High.
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Chemistry in History
Biographies, themes, and activities about the history of Chemistry.
Explore Chemical History
Timelines, major achievements and more from the Chemical Heritage Foundation.
Prize in Chemistry
This Official site of the Nobel Foundation provides facts
about all Nobel Prize Laureates in Chemistry through press releases,
biographies, Nobel lectures, interviews, etc.
Women in Chemistry: Her Lab in Your Life
Short biographies and information on the discoveries of women in chemistry from the Chemical Heritage Foundation. Junior High and High School.
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Periodic Table and Elements
C&EN: It's Elemental: The Periodic Table
"Biographies" of each of the elements, written by chemistry professionals, from Chemical and Engineering News. Junior High and High School.
Table of the Elements
This site, from the Chemistry division of Los Alamos
National Laboratory, provides an easy to use introduction for students
to the periodic table. Detailed information can be found by clicking
on an element.
Mark Winter, a senior chemistry lecturer at Sheffield
University in England, has created this multimedia interactive Periodic
Table that provides concise descriptions of elements along with links
for more information, such as physical and biological data. A photograph
is included for most elements.
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