Lab # 4 Avogadro's number

Lab # 4 Avogadro's number - to accomplish. 3. Did the known...

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Matthew Li X02318356 CHE1111L-0 Experiment # 3: Determination of Avogadro’s Number Locker # 358 October 3, 2011 Post Lab Questions:
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1. Which orientation best describes stearic acid in this experiment, why? The laying flat model best describes the stearic acid structure because the value calculated for Avogadro’s number from this model is closer than other comparable models. The stearic acid molecule is a long column and is largely non-polar; geometrically, this is the easiest model
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Unformatted text preview: to accomplish. 3. Did the known value of Avogadros number bias your answers? The known value of Avogadros number biased my answers because I determined which orientation best described the stearic acid based on how close the calculation was to Avogadros number, instead of choosing the answer with the least amount of uncertainty....
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This note was uploaded on 03/25/2012 for the course CHE 1111L-0 taught by Professor Taliaara during the Fall '11 term at St. Johns Duplicate.

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Lab # 4 Avogadro's number - to accomplish. 3. Did the known...

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