Equation relating the rate of a reaction to the concentrations of the reactants and the specific rate of the constant.
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The relative amounts of reactants and products involved in a reaction, maybe the ratio of moles. millimoles, or masses.
Strong Field Ligand
Ligand that exerts a strong crystal or ligand electrical field and generally forms low spin complexes with metal ions when possible.
Surfaces upon which oxidation and reduction half-reactions, occur in electrochemical cells.
Colloidal particles that repel water molecules.
The ability of one liquid to mix with (dissolve in) another liquid.
At constant pressure the volume occupied by a definite mass of gas is directly proportional to its absolute temperature.
A gas filled tube which discharges electriaclly when ionizing radiation passes through it.
Colorless to slightly yellow fuming liquid.
Mol. Wt.: 153.39
Density: 1.685 @ 15.5C
Vapor Pressure: 40 mm @ 27.3C
Vapor Density: 5.3
Used as the phosphorus source for phosphorus diffusion.
A process for the industrial production of nitrogen oxide and nitric acid from ammonia and oxygen.
A colorless, crystalline compound, XeF4, prepared by heating a gaseous mixture of fluorine and xenon.
The process in which a heavy nucleus splits into nuclei of intermediate masses and one or more protons are emitted.
Specific Rate Constant
An experimentally determined (proportionality) constant, which is different for different reactions and which changes only with temperature, k in the rate-law expression: Rate = k [A] x [B]v.
A number that indicates how smoothly a gasoline burns.
The minimum mass of a particular fissionable nuclide in a given volume required to sustain a nuclear chain reaction.
Corrects standard electrode potentials for nonstandard conditions.
The pressure of the gas above a solution is proportional to the concentration of the gas in the solution.
Crystal Lattice Energy
Amount of energy that holds a crystal together, the energy change when a mole of solid is formed from its constituent molecules or ions (for ionic compounds) in their gaseous state.
A series of very closely spaced, nearly continuous molecular orbitals that belong to the crystal as a whole.
Energy that is propagated by means of electric and magnetic fields that oscillate in directions perpendicular to the direction of travel of the energy.
Cathode Ray Tube
Closed glass tube containing a gas under low pressure, with electrodes near the ends and a luminescent screen at the end near the positive electrode, produces cathode rays when high voltage is applied.