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The total amount of energy in the universe is constant (also known as the Law of Conservation of Energy) energy is neither created nor destroyed in...
A catalyst that exists in the same phase (solid, liquid or gas) as the reactants. The process is called Homogeneous Catalysis.
The quantitative application of Faraday's Law to the analysis of materials. The current and time are the usual variables measured.
Colloidal suspension of a liquid in a liquid.
A piece of volumetric glassware, usually graduated in 0.1-mL intervals, that is used to deliver solutions to be used in titrations in a quantitative (dropwise)...
Particles comprising the nucleus, protons and neutrons.
An orbit resulting from overlap and mixing of atomic orbitals on different atoms. An MO belongs to the molecule as a whole.
Elements with properties intermediate between metals and nonmetals: B, Al, Si, Ge, As, Sb, Te, Po, and At.
Isomers that result from the interchange of ions inside and outside the coordination sphere.
An Acid that can form two or more hydronium ions per molecule, often a least one step of ionization is weak.
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