Short Answers for MidTerm 1 (Chemistry 170) 1. Mg(OH)2 causes a laxative effect while Al(OH)3 has a constipating effect, thus they can be used as a combination antacid preparation without undue side effects. 2. Foxglove leaves and salicylic acid are not r
Plate tectonics the theory for how Continental Drift works
200 million years 135 million years 65 million years
Seafloor magnetic anomalies and Plate Tectonics
The origin of seafloor magnetic anomalies reversals of the Earths magnetic field.
Midterm II Answers - continued 1. Cortisone therapy could be appropriate for asthma, arthritis and eczema 2. THC is believed to act by fitting into receptor sites for Anandamide which occurs in the body 3. Based on its mechanism of action, cocaine can be
MIDTERM 2 ANSWERS 1. Aspirin works well to relieve arthritis, acetaminophen reduces fever. 2. The drug ranitidine (Zantac) fits into histamine receptors in stomach and blocks acid-releasing effect of histamine. 3. ASA interferes with production of prostag
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