Chemistry - Quatr.us Science
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Simple Chemistry

forest fire
A combustion reaction

Atoms

Metals

Organic Chemistry

Plastic

Chemical Reactions

Elements

Molecules

Learn by Doing

Bibliography and further reading about chemistry:

Chemistry book Chemistry book Chemistry book

Atoms and Molecules (Usborne Understanding Science) , by Roxbee-Cox (1991). Ages 9-12. A basic introduction.

Chemistry (DK Eyewitness Books), by Ann Newmark and Laura Buller (2005). DK is a respected series.

Simple Chemistry, Grades 4-6, by Evan-Moor (2008). Ages 9-12. Good simple projects to illustrate concepts.

Atoms
Reactions
Metals
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Professor Carr

Karen Eva Carr, PhD.
Assoc. Professor Emerita, History
Portland State University

Professor Carr holds a B.A. with high honors from Cornell University in classics and archaeology, and her M.A. and PhD. from the University of Michigan in Classical Art and Archaeology. She has excavated in Scotland, Cyprus, Greece, Israel, and Tunisia, and she has been teaching history to university students for a very long time.

Professor Carr's PSU page

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