* Study Guide*:

Produced by Graham Currell, University of the
West of England, Bristol in association with:, and

● Royal Society of Chemistry, 'Discover Maths for Chemists' website

Most resource topics listed below include a series of **
QVA**s - **questions **with **video answers**. If you need further help in
understanding these topics, you may search the
Discover Maths for Chemists
website
for other resources using the appropriate '**keywords**' and '**level**'.

**Video Tip**: SIX rules for
rearranging equations

**Video Tip**:
Using the rules of BODMAS

**Video Tip:** Using 'powers of ten' for scientific
(standard) notation in a calculator and Excel

Topics in
recommended order of study(click to run QVAs) |
Keywords |
Level |

BODMAS rules | BODMAS | Basic |

Some basic techniques in algebra | algebra | Basic |

Rearranging simple equations | rearranging equations | Basic |

Rearranging pV = nRT |
ideal gas laws | Basic |

Substituting values in pV = nRT |
ideal gas laws | Basic |

Rearranging more complicated equations | rearranging equations | Basic/Intermediate |

Rearranging exponential equations | rearranging exponentials | Intermediate |

Please send any comments and suggestions to:

graham.currell@uwe.ac.uk

29/03/10