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Solutions for Chapter Chapter 19: Measuring Energy
Full solutions for Living by Chemistry | 2nd Edition
The amount of product actually obtained in a reaction. (3.10)
A statement that equal volumes of gases at the same temperature and pressure contain equal numbers of molecules. (Section 10.3)
buffered solution (buffer)
A solution that undergoes a limited change in pH upon addition of a small amount of acid or base. (Section 17.2)
A compound that contains the ¬COOH functional group. (Sections 16.10 and 24.4)
A form of carbon produced when wood is heated strongly in a deficiency of air. (Section 22.9)
A law stating that at constant pressure, the volume of a given quantity of gas is proportional to absolute temperature. (Section 10.3)
In NMR spectroscopy, protons (or carbon atoms) that occupy identical electronic environments and produce only one signal.
A lipid that readily undergoes hydrolysis in aqueous acid or base to produce smaller fragments.
A polymer in which neighboring chains are linked together, for example, by disulfide bonds.
A measure of radioactivity: 1 curie = 3.7 * 1010 nuclear disintegrations per second. (Section 21.4)
The three- dimensional arrangement of the electron domains around an atom according to the VSEPR model. (Section 9.2)
A twostep process that achieves an anti-Markovnikov addition of a proton and a hydroxyl group (OH) across an alkene.
The intermediateformed during oxymercuration.
A substance that does not ionize in water and consequently gives a nonconducting solution. (Section 4.1)
The arrangement of polypeptide monomers into a noncovalently bonded aggregate.
The sloweststep in a multistep reaction which determines the rate of the reaction.
Matter that has both a definite shape and a definite volume. (Section 1.2)
An electrophilic aromatic substitution reaction in which an SO3H group is installed on an aromatic ring.
Tertiary structure of nucleic acids
The threedimensional arrangement of all atoms of a nucleic acid, commonly referred to as supercoiling
A polymer that can be molded when it is fi rst prepared, but once cooled, hardens irreversibly and cannot be remelted.