The amount of water that would absorb the same amount of heat as the calorimeter per degree temperature increase.
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of or derived from saccharin or a saccharine substance.
Isomers that differ only in the way that atoms are oriented in space, consist of geometrical and optical isomers.
Magnetic Quantum Number (mc)
Quantum mechanical solution to a wave equation that designates the particular orbital within a given set (s, p, d, f ) in which a electron resides.
Ions resulting from the formation of coordinate covalent bonds between simple ions and other ions or molecules.
A thermodynamic state or property that measures the degree of disorder or randomness of a system.
The relative order of tendencies for elements and their simple ions to act as oxidizing or reducing agents, also called the activity series.
All orbitals of a given sublevel must be occupied by single electrons before pairing begins.
Liquid triester of glycerol and unsaturated fatty acids.
Compounds containing predominantly ionic bonding.
Weak Field Ligand
A Ligand that exerts a weak crystal or ligand field and ge- nerally forms high spin complexes with metals.
Chemical bonding resulting from the transfer of one or more electrons from one atom or a group of atoms to another.
The arrangement of atoms (not lone pairs of electrons) about the central atom of a polyatomic ion.
Faraday's Law of Electrolysis
One equivalent weight of a substance is produced at each electrode during the passage of 96,487 coulombs of charge through an electrolytic cell.
A U-shaped tube containing electrolyte, which connects two half-cells of a voltaic cell.
Isomers of crystalline complexes that differ in whether water is present inside or outside the coordination sphere.
Compound in which an alkyl or aryl group and a hydrogen atom are attached to a carbonyl group and a hydrogen atom are attached to a carbonyl group, general formula, O-R-C-H
Compound in which an oxygen atom is bonded to two alkyl or two aryl groups, or one alkyl and one aryl group.
Electrochemical cells in which spontaneous chemical reactions produce electricity, also called galvanic cells.
At constant temperature the volume occupied by a definite mass of a gas is inversely proportional to the applied pressure.
Attraction toward a magnetic field, stronger than diamagnetism, but still weak compared to ferromagnetism.