Each chapter is divided into short sections using figures, tables, charts, flow diagrams and graphs to reinforce the text. Use of clear, concise explanations and effective use of colour diagrams, drawings and photographs brings the subject to life. Emphasis on social, economic, technological and industrial contexts gives Chemistry relevance in everyday life. Expanded sections on treatment of organic reaction mechanisms, instrumental analysis and spectroscopy. New material includes 'Identifying Citations' and 'Delocalisation'. End-of-chapter review questions with detailed model answers provide helpful reinforcement and practice. Valuable pre-exam practice for students is provided with an extensive bank of examination questions with outline answers, at the end of the book.