Memorization Technique  [ENDORSED]

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Andrea ORiordan 1L
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Memorization Technique

Postby Andrea ORiordan 1L » Mon Feb 05, 2018 2:37 pm

Hi all! Not really a question, but I thought I'd share this memorization technique I know.

Dr. Lavelle said that Loss of Electrons is Oxidation (LEO) and that Gain of Electrons is Reduction (GER). He also mentioned that you could remember LEO the lion. I like to add GER to it so that it reads:

LEO the lion says GER.

This helps me, and I hope it helps you guys too!

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Re: Memorization Technique  [ENDORSED]

Postby Hannah Chew 2A » Mon Feb 05, 2018 2:39 pm

Another common one is OIL RIG
Oxidation is loss (of e-)
Reduction is gain (of e-)

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Re: Memorization Technique

Postby mayasinha1B » Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:01 pm

Thanks for the tip!


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