Chapter 1: This chapter lays the foundation for chemistry and reviews the nature of matter, physical and chemical properties and changes, elements and their chemical symbols, and introduces basic laboratory equipment. Using drop and drag, students identify equipment using a list of items provided. This product uses the interactive capabilities of a computer. The chapter has an embedded end-of-chapter quiz, uses graphics, animations, user interactivity or embedded video on almost all pages. This product is designed to provide bite-sized pieces of information in an effort to enhance the scientific literacy of our next generation, not to overwhelm them with sheer quantity of information. Chapter 1 section titles: What is Chemistry? • The Scientific Method • Classification of Matter • and Chemical Properties • and Chemical Changes • of Conservation of Matter • Symbols • Names and Symbols Quiz • Equipment Quiz • Introduction to Chemistry Quiz. This product works both on a Macintosh or PC computer.