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1: Introduction to Inorganic Chemistry

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    • 1.1: What is Inorganic Chemistry?
      A generally-accepted definition of Inorganic Chemistry is the study of non-carbon molecules, or all the elements on the periodic table except carbon. But, this definition is not completely correct because the field of Inorganic Chemistry also includes organometallic compounds and the study of some carbon-based molecules that have properties that are familiar to metals (like conduction of electricity). This makes the field of inorganic chemistry very broad, and practically limitless.
    • 1.2: History of Inorganic Chemistry


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