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Chemistry: The Central Science | 12th Edition | ISBN: 9780321696724 | Authors: Theodore E. Brown; H. Eugene LeMay; Bruce E. Bursten; Catherine Murphy; Patrick Woodward ISBN: 9780321696724 27

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Problem 16E

Classification and Properties of Matter (Sections)You are hiking in the mountains and find a shiny gold nugget. It might be the element gold, or it might be “fool’s gold,” which is a nickname for iron pyrite, FeS2. What kinds of experiments could be done to determine if the shiny nugget is really gold?

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Minerals Major Minerals Calcium  Involved with formation of bones and teeth  Dairy products are a good dietary source of calcium—ideally a food that contains calcium that the body can absorb well  Calcitriol: binds to calcium to increase absorption when blood levels are low  Food sources: dairy, sardines, fortified foods o 8 oz milk o 1 cup yogurt o 1.5 oz cheddar cheese o 1.5 cups cooked kale o 2 ¼ cups cooked broccoli o 8 cups cooked spinach  300 mg (30% of daily value)  1,000g in body—most out of all minerals  Binders of calcium (chelators) o In vegetables, oxalates bind to calcium o Grains, legumes contain phytates o Consuming coffee/tea can slightly bloc

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Textbook: Chemistry: The Central Science
Edition: 12
Author: Theodore E. Brown; H. Eugene LeMay; Bruce E. Bursten; Catherine Murphy; Patrick Woodward
ISBN: 9780321696724

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