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In aqueous solution, the process in which a solid ionic compound separates into its ions.

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Solubility Product Constant

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

Integrated Rate Equation

An equation giving the concentration of a reactant remaining after a specified time, has different mathematical form for different orders of reactants.

Periodic Table of Elements

An arrangement of elements in order of increasing atomic numbers that also emphasizes periodicity.

Standard Electrode Potential

By convention, potential, Eo, of a half-reaction as a reduction relative to the standard hydrogen electrode when all species are present at unit activity.

 

Electrochemistry

Study of chemical changes produced by electrical current and the production of electricity by chemical reactions.

Saturated Solution

Solution in which no more solute will dissolve.

Nonelectrolyte

A substance whose aqueous solutions do not conduct electricity.

Ternary Compound

A compound consisting of three elements, may be ionic or covalent.

Lewis Dot Formula (Electron Dot Formula)

Representation of the core of a molecule, ion or formula unit by showing atomic symbols and only outer shell electrons.

Heterocyclic Amine

Amine in which the nitrogen is part of a ring.