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Ability of a substance to exhibit amphiprotism by accepting donated protons.

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Complex Ions

Ions resulting from the formation of coordinate covalent bonds between simple ions and other ions or molecules.

Disproportionation Reactions

Redox reactions in which the oxidizing agent and the reducing agent are the same species.

Sulfuric Acid

H2SO4: colorless, oily liquid, boiling point 330C. A 96 percent solution is used in the laboratory.

Fire Hazard: This is a very powerful, acidic oxidizer which can Ignite or even explode on contact with many materials, i.e. acetic acid ,acetone+ HNOs, alcohols, + H202, NH4OH, HCL, NaOH, and others.

Sulfuric acid has a wide range of uses and plays a part in the production of nearly all manufactured goods.

Bronsted-Lowry Base

A proton acceptor

Solubility Product Constant

Equilibrium constant that applies to the dissolution of a slightly soluble compound.

Contact Process

Industrial process by which sulfur trioxide and sulfuric acid are produced from sulfur dioxide.

Continuous Spectrum

Spectrum that contains all wave-lengths in a specified region of the electromagnetic spectrum.

Solvation

The process by which solvent molecules surround and interact with solute ions or molecules.

Molecular Weight

The mass of one molecule of a nonionic substance in atomic mass units.

Ozone

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