Amorphous solids

Amorphous solids - • Condensation – the opposite of...

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Amorphous solids – have no specific form or standard structure Electrolyte – substance with free ions that allows it to dissolve in water and conduct electricity Allotropes – different forms of the same element. Precipitate – insoluble solid that falls out of solution Specific gravity – ratio of an element’s density to the density of water at 4 degrees Celsius Viscosity – he capability of a liquid to flow or not flow freely at room temperature
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Unformatted text preview: • Condensation – the opposite of vaporization happens when molecules go from gas back to a liquid state • Boiling point – the temperature at which vapor pressure equals atmospheric pressure • Triple point – the temperature and pressure point on a phase diagram where three phases of a substance are in equilibrium....
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This document was uploaded on 10/31/2011 for the course CHEM 1211 at UGA.

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