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ch-3-guided-reading - f. Evaporative cooling 3. What is...

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Adapted from L. Miriello by S. Sharp AP Biology Name _________________________ Chapter 3 Guided Reading Assignment This chapter is a review from your previous biology class – these concepts are critical and repeated throughout the year. If you have not covered this material previously or need additional assistance with the concepts please schedule time to see me. 1. Why is water considered a polar molecule? 2. For each of the below listed properties of water – briefly define the property and then explain how water’s polar nature and polar covalent bonds contribute to the water special property. Include an example in nature of each property also. a. Cohesion b. Adhesion c. Surface tension d. High specific heat e. Heat of vaporization
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Unformatted text preview: f. Evaporative cooling 3. What is special about water and density? 4. Define the following terms: a. Solute b. Solvent c. Aqueous solution Page 1 of 2 Adapted from L. Miriello by S. Sharp d. Hydrophilic e. Hydrophobic f. Colloid g. Hydration shell h. Molarity 5. Label the diagram below to demonstrate the dissociation of the water molecule and then relate this diagram to pH. 6. What defines an acid and a base? 7. Why are apparently small changes in pH so important in biology? 8. What is a buffer and write and explain the carbonic acid buffer system in human blood yes we are back to the equation AGAIN! 9. What is acid precipitation and why is it important to living organisms? Page 2 of 2...
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2011 for the course BIO 101 taught by Professor Harounal-rashed during the Spring '11 term at King's College London.

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