Study Guide, Chapter 3

Study Guide, Chapter 3 - Cohesion / adhesion Surface...

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BSCI105, Freshman Connection Fall 2010 Study Guide #3 I. Water Vocabulary: Cohesion Adhesion Surface tension Solution Mole Molarity Hydrophilic Hydrophobic Solvent Solute Specific Heat Heat of vaporization pH Buffer Key Concept 1: Water is the solvent of life. Key Concept 2: Hydrogen bonding gives water a number of properties important for life:
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Unformatted text preview: Cohesion / adhesion Surface tension High specific heat High heat of vaporization Crystalline solid less dense than liquid Highly polar solvent Key Concept 3: The chemical environment of aqueous solutions is influenced by pH, which is managed by buffers....
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2011 for the course BSCI 105 taught by Professor Jensen during the Fall '07 term at Maryland.

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