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Compound in which an alkyl or aryl group and a hydrogen atom are attached to a carbonyl group and a hydrogen atom are attached to a carbonyl group, general formula, O-R-C-H

 

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Salt Bridge

A U-shaped tube containing electrolyte, which connects two half-cells of a voltaic cell.

Theoretical Yield

Maximum amount of a specified product that could be obtained from specified amounts of reactants, assuming complete consumption of limiting reactant according to only one reaction and complete recovery of product.

Alkynes

Unsaturated hydrocarbons that contain one or more carbon-carbon triple bonds.

Cohesive Forces

All the forces of attraction among particles of a liquid.

Graham's Law

The rates of effusion of gases are inversely proportional to the square roots of their molecular weights or densities.

Equivalence Point

The point at which chemically equivalent amounts of reactants have reacted.

Saccharic

of or derived from saccharin or a saccharine substance.

 

Condensation

Liquefaction of vapor.

Alkenes (Olefins)

Unsaturated hydrocarbons that contain one or more carbon-carbon double bonds.

Conformations

Structures of a compound that differ by the extent of rotation about a single bond.