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White phosphorus and sulfur both are called molecular solids even though each is made of

Introductory Chemistry: A Foundation | 7th Edition | ISBN: 9781439049402 | Authors: Steven S. Zumdahl, Donald J. DeCoste ISBN: 9781439049402 426

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White phosphorus and sulfur both are called molecular solids even though each is made of only phosphorus and sulfur, respectively. How can they be considered molecular solids? If this is true, why isnt diamond (which is made up only of carbon) a molecular solid?

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Sunday, November 20, 2016 Chapter 10: Determine the Structure of Organic Compounds Ways to identify the product - Compound needs to be isolated • Distillation • Sublimation • Recrystallization - Structure needs to be determined - Mass spectrometry • Molecular mass and molecular formula - Infrared spectrometry (IR) • Kinds of functional groups present - Ultaviolet/Visible (UV/Vi’s) spectroscopy • Organic compounds with conjugated double bonds - Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) spectroscopy • Carbon-hydrogen framework of an organic compound Infrared Spectroscopy - The Electromagnetic Spectrum Spectroscopy • - Study of interaction of matter and electromagnetic radiation - High energy, high frequency, short wavelengths - Low ener

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Textbook: Introductory Chemistry: A Foundation
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Author: Steven S. Zumdahl, Donald J. DeCoste
ISBN: 9781439049402

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