<p><b>A text for mastering the concepts of general chemistry</b><p>Students who use <i>Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter, Seventh Edition</i> as a text are suppled with the instruction, practice and assessment they need to progress in a general chemistry course. This text supports students’ efforts to analyze, solve problems and master the concepts related to chemical phenomena. The edition features updates to key concepts and additional multi-concept problems and examples. The author also focuses on the relationship between structure at the submicroscopic molecular level and the observable macroscopic properties of matter. For readers, this textbook serves as a concise and easily understood chemistry resource.