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Living by Chemistry 2nd Edition - Solutions by Chapter

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ISBN: 9781464142314

Living by Chemistry | 2nd Edition - Solutions by Chapter

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Textbook: Living by Chemistry
Edition: 2
Author: Angelica M. Stacy
ISBN: 9781464142314

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Key Chemistry Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • absorption spectrum

    A pattern of variation in the amount of light absorbed by a sample as a function of wavelength. (Section 23.5)

  • acetoacetic ester synthesis

    A threestep process that converts an alkyl halide into a methyl ketone with the introduction of three new carbon atoms.

  • Alcohol

    A compound containing an !OH (hydroxyl) group bonded to a carbon atom

  • alkali metals

    Members of group 1A in the periodic table. (Section 7.7)

  • biodegradable polymers

    Polymers that can be broken down by enzymes produced by soil microorganisms.

  • carbohydrates

    Polyhydroxy aldehydes or ketones with molecular formula CxH2xOx.

  • chlorophyll

    A plant pigment that plays a major role in conversion of solar energy to chemical energy in photosynthesis. (Section 23.3)

  • condensation polymer

    A polymer,that is formed via a condensation reaction.

  • Confi guration

    Refers to the arrangement of atoms about a stereocenter

  • constitutional isomers

    Compounds that have the same molecular formula but differ in the way the atoms are connected.

  • crystallization

    The process in which molecules, ions, or atoms come together to form a crystalline solid. (Section 13.2)

  • diatomic molecule

    A molecule composed of only two atoms. (Section 2.6)

  • diffusion

    The spreading of one substance through a space occupied by one or more other substances. (Section 10.8)

  • Energy

    The ability to do work.

  • enzyme

    A protein molecule that acts to catalyze specific biochemical reactions. (Section 14.7)

  • induction

    The withdrawal of electron density that occurs when a bond is shared by two atoms of differing electronegativity.

  • Meta (m)

    Refers to groups occupying 1,3-positions on a benzene ring.

  • octet rule

    The observation that second-row elements (C, N, O, and F) will form the necessary number of bonds so as to achieve a full valence shell (eight electrons).

  • photochemical reaction

    A reaction that is performed with photochemical excitation (usually UV light).

  • superimposable

    Two objects that are identical.