ERIC Number: ED194296
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Chemical Nomenclature, Symbols and Terminology for Use in School Science.
Smith, C. G.; And Others
This report contains recommendations on chemical nomenclature, guidance on symbols, and terminology and units for physiochemical quantities. This report, intended to provide guidance to science teachers, consists of eleven sections: (1) general introduction; (2) introduction to symbols, terminology, and units for physiochemical quantities; (3) symbols, terminology, and units for physiochemical quantities; (4) introduction to inorganic nomenclature; (5) alphabetical list of recommended names for inorganic ions and molecules; (6) alphabetical list of traditional inorganic names; (7) introduction to organic nomenclature; (8) alphabetical list of recommended names for organic compounds; (9) alphabetical list of traditional organic names; (10) recommendations of the working-party concerning formulae and equations; and (11) recommendations of the working-party concerning oxidation number. (HM)
Descriptors: Chemical Nomenclature, Chemistry, Elementary Secondary Education, Guidelines, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Mathematical Formulas, Organic Chemistry, Physics, Science Education, Science Materials, Symbols (Mathematics)
The Association for Science Education, College Lane, Hatfield, Herts., England AL10 9AA (1.25 pounds).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Science Education, Cambridge (England).