By123 2b intro bio 1 biga 2 o2 and nh3 are both

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Unformatted text preview: form(s) do plants need to obtain these elements? BY123-2B Intro Bio 1, Biga 2. O2 and NH3 are both small covalent molecules found in cells. NH3 is extremely soluble in the aqueous environment of the cell, while O2 is relatively insoluble. What is the basis for this difference in solubility between the two molecules? In reaching your answer, draw the structures of the molecules as the valence shell diagrams (as in Figure 2.12, page 38). Given these diagrams, consider the types of interactions each...
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This note was uploaded on 01/21/2014 for the course BIOLOGY 123 taught by Professor Fischer during the Winter '11 term at University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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