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by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Sat Mar 12, 2016 10:34 pm
Forum: Reaction Mechanisms, Reaction Profiles
Topic: Pre-Equilibrium Help [ENDORSED]
Replies: 5
Views: 1505

Re: Pre-Equilibrium Help [ENDORSED]

why isn't water included in the rate law?
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Thu Mar 10, 2016 3:02 pm
Forum: *Cyclohexanes (Chair, Boat, Geometric Isomers)
Topic: Chair and Boat Bond Angles
Replies: 3
Views: 474

Re: Chair and Boat Bond Angles

How do we figure out the c-c-c angles? Are we just expected to memorize them?
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Sun Mar 06, 2016 5:37 pm
Forum: *Amines
Topic: How to correctly name
Replies: 2
Views: 462

Re: How to correctly name

should we be memorizing every functional group listed in the textbook?
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Wed Mar 02, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: *Alkanes
Topic: Alphabetical ordering question
Replies: 2
Views: 320

Re: Alphabetical ordering question

Why is is that just common names you count all carbons and not just the longest chain? But when you do IUPAC with common names, you only use the chain?
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Thu Feb 25, 2016 6:03 pm
Forum: General Rate Laws
Topic: Rate law
Replies: 3
Views: 561

Re: Rate law

If you're given a rate of an unbalanced equation, do you have to change the rate to tend to the balanced equation before solving for anything (ex: solving for time). Would you multiply the rate by the coefficient of moles , or perhaps multiply the rate constant by the coefficient of moles or does it...
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Thu Feb 18, 2016 3:05 pm
Forum: Method of Initial Rates (To Determine n and k)
Topic: Pseudo rate laws
Replies: 3
Views: 453

Re: Pseudo rate laws

So is the pseudo rate law of [A] with excess [B] and [C] …. k'[A]/[B][C]? Im a little confused on how this works.
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Wed Feb 17, 2016 11:10 pm
Forum: Kinetics vs. Thermodynamics Controlling a Reaction
Topic: K
Replies: 3
Views: 2255

Re: K

lower case k, rate constant, has different units. Make sure you know the difference in units between 1st, 2nd and zero order.
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Thu Feb 11, 2016 4:08 pm
Forum: Balancing Redox Reactions
Topic: Midterm Question
Replies: 3
Views: 546

Re: Midterm Question

How do you balance redox reactions with more then two molecules on each side?
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Thu Feb 04, 2016 5:14 pm
Forum: Galvanic/Voltaic Cells, Calculating Standard Cell Potentials, Cell Diagrams
Topic: Cell Diagrams
Replies: 2
Views: 383

Re: Cell Diagrams

How does a salt bridge work? I know it makes the cathode able to intake more negative charges, but how?
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Wed Jan 27, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Thermodynamic Definitions (isochoric/isometric, isothermal, isobaric)
Topic: Isothermal and reversible
Replies: 3
Views: 531

Re: Isothermal and reversible

So for an isothermal reaction you would still use U=q+w because q still exists? But doesn't q=nCdeltaT, and isn't deltaT 0 in isothermal, so wouldn't it be U=w?
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Fri Jan 22, 2016 2:46 pm
Forum: General Science Questions
Topic: Definitions Please!
Replies: 3
Views: 1066

Re: Definitions Please!

What is the difference between linear molecules and nonlinear molecules? How do you identify them?
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Fri Jan 22, 2016 12:49 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Post All Chemistry Jokes Here
Replies: 7826
Views: 1086105

Re: Chemistry Jokes

Have you heard about the chemist who was reading a book about Helium?
He just couldn't put it down.
by Alex Chiodo Ortiz 3G
Wed Jan 13, 2016 9:01 pm
Forum: Student Social/Study Group
Topic: Post All Chemistry Jokes Here
Replies: 7826
Views: 1086105

Re: Chemistry Jokes

I couldn't find any good chemistry jokes because all of the good ones Argon.

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