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An oxidizing or reducing agent, who's mass gains (oxidizing agents) or loses (reducing agents) 6.022 x 1023 electrons in a redox reaction.
The mass of an acid or base that furnishes or reacts with 6.022 x 1023 H3O+ or OH- ions.

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Tetrahedral

A term used to describe molecules and polyatomic ions that have one atom in center and four atoms at the corners of a tetrahedron.

Nuclear Fission

The process in which a heavy nucleus splits into nuclei of intermediate masses and one or more protons are emitted.

Group

A vertical column in the periodic table, also called a family.

Flammable

A liquid as defined by NFPD and DOT as having a flash point below 37.8°C (100°F).

Solubility Product Constant

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

S Orbital

A spherically symmetrical atomic orbital, one per energy level.

Percent Composition

The mass percent of each element in a compound.

Thermal Cracking

Decomposition by heating a substance in the presence of a catalyst and in the absence of air.

 

Doublet

Two peaks or bands of about equal intensity appearing close together on a spectrogram.

Acetic Acid

CA3COOH, clear, colorless liquid, pungent odor. Boiling point 140C, flash point 54C (closed cup), autoignition temperature 38OC.