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Introduction to Chemistry

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Definition of Chemistry

Chemistry is a branch of Science.

Science is basically the study of living and non-living things. The branch of science that study living things is called Biology. The branch of science that study non-living things is called Physical Science.

Physical Science is made up of:

(i) Physics- the study of matter in relation to energy.

(ii) Chemistry- the study of the composition of matter.

Chemistry is thus defined as the branch of science that deals with the structure, composition,properties and behavior of matter.

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