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There are many reasons to study chemistry, even you are not pursuing a carear in sciences

Our world is made up of matter, you are made up of matter, chemistry is everywhere in the world around you! its in the food you eat, clothes you whear, water you drink, medicine, agriculture…

Chemistry is sometimes called “Central Science” because it connets other sciences to each others such as Biology, Physics, Geology, Environmental science, even computer Science

Here are some of the best reasons to study Cemistry even if you are not pursuing a career in Sciences

* Chemistry helps you to understand the world around you. for instance why does leaves changes colour in the fall? how bread is made? what is soap made of and how does it clean and if your body is clean with the soap why does the towel get dirty? These are all the questions that can be answered by applying Chemistry.

* Chemistry can help you made decisiona. Will a product work as advertised or is it a scam? If you understand how chemistry works you will be able to seperate reasonable expectation from fiction.

* A basic understanding of chemistry helps you t read and understand labels

* Chemistry is at the heart of cooking. If you understand the chemical reactions involved in making baked food like bread, puf-puf rise or how the small quantity of seasoning you put in to your stew make it taste nice, then you will be a better cook.

* Knowlege of chemistry chemisstry can help keep you safe! You will know which household chemicals are dangerous to keep together or mix and which can be used safely

* Chemistry teaches useful skills. Because its a science, learning chemistry means learning how to be objective and how to reason and solve problems

* Helps you to understand current events, including News about petroleum, environment and technological advances

* Makes life’s little mysteries a less… mystrious. Chemistry explains how things works

* Chemistry opens up career options. There are many careers in chemistry but even if you are looking for a job in other field, the analytical skills you gained in chemistry will be helpfu

* Chemistry applies to Food industry, Retail sales, Transportation, Art, Homemaking… really any type of work y can name.