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Reactions in which two compounds react to form two new compounds, with no changes in oxidation number. Reactions in which the ions of two compounds exchange partners.

 

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Double Bond

Covalent bond resulting from the sharing of four electrons (two pairs) between two atoms.

Metathesis Reactions

Reactions in which two compounds react to form two new compounds, with no changes in oxidation number. Reactions in which the ions of two compounds exchange partners.

 

Insoluble Compound

A very slightly soluble compound.

Electromagnetic Radiation

Energy that is propagated by means of electric and magnetic fields that oscillate in directions perpendicular to the direction of travel of the energy.

Nickel-cadmium cell (Nicad battery)

A dry cell in which the anode is Cd, the cathode is NiO2, and the electrolyte is basic.

Double Salt

Solid consisting of two co-crystallized salts.

 

Salt Bridge

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

Sublimation

The direct vaporization of a sold by heating without passing through the liquid state.

Geiger counter

A gas filled tube which discharges electriaclly when ionizing radiation passes through it.