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.