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Chem 1301 Carbon

.... The simple formation about the carbon atoms is that they have 6 protons, 6 electrons, and 6 neutrons in the 12C isotope. This isotope is the most abundant. ....

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Vitamin C

.... These can be carbon atoms, atoms of different elements or a combination of the two.David Burnie 20) Carbon's ability to link itself with so many other atoms ....

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Butane Report

.... In both compounds the carbon atoms are joined in an open chain. In n-butane (normal), the chain is continuous and unbranched whereas ....

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Plastics

.... Chemists break down crude oil into simple molecules made of hydrogen and carbon atoms.9 They then string these molecules into long molecular chains, which is a ....

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From Element to Riches

.... surface. In diamonds, carbon atoms share all four valance electrons with adjacent carbon atoms, which form a tetrahedral unit. The ....

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enzymes

.... Rubisco takes carbon dioxide and attaches it to ribulose bisphosphate which is a short sugar chain with five carbon atoms. Next, it ....

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Detergents and Soaps

.... Its molecules have a long chain of hydrocarbons linked carbon atoms with two hydrogen atoms attached to each carbon atom. The chain ....

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Minorities in Chemistry

.... The research team prepared target material and exposed the target to a bombardment stream for hundreds of hours with carbon atoms. Element 104 was detected. ....

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Diamonds

.... The reason diamonds are so hard is their molecular structure. The Carbon atoms are arranged very closely together in formations called "crystal habits¢. ....

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Esterfication

.... follows: 1. Find the longest continuous chain of carbon atoms, which if necessary contains the most significant functional group ¡V this is the parent stem. ....

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Illegal Anabolic Steroids

.... All steroids share the same basic four-ring carbon structure, but are different in the number of carbon atoms attached to the number 17 carbon atom in the ....

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My Life as a Carbon Atom In The Bush

.... other atoms. I can also share my electrons with other carbon atoms, like myself, in a form called covalent bonding. A compound that ....

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POLYETHENEaint is choice

.... substance. Ethene (C2H4), is a simple hydrocarbon molecule which consists of 2 carbon atoms and 4 hydrogen atoms. Ethene's main ....

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Nanotechnology as a medicine

.... diameter. These atoms are mostly carbon atoms arranged as diamond, but the structure can be made from sapphire to be nonflammable. The ....

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Sports Nutrition & Performance

.... (How food, 2002) The chemical formula for glucose is: C6H12O6 You can see that glucose is made of six carbon atoms (carbo...) and the elements of six water ....

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carbohydrates

.... carbohydrate. Containing backbone of five carbon atoms that are present in ribose and deoxyribose, components of RNA and DNA. Glucose ....

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sugars and carbohydrates

.... carbohydrate. Containing backbone of five carbon atoms that are present in ribose and deoxyribose, components of RNA and DNA. Glucose ....

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Biology Molecule

.... and methane have been combined in a lab to form organic substances -C+O+H = carbohydrates -C+H+N = amino acids, urea, proteins, lipids -carbon atoms are the ....

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biology

.... oxygen, nitrogen, phosphorus, and sulfur atoms. Carbon also has the extraordinary ability to form long chains with other carbon atoms. ....

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chlorofluorocarbons

chlorofluorocarbons. Chlorofluorocarbons (CFC) is a molecule made of chlorine, fluorine and carbon atoms. It's a stable but dangerous molecule. ....

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History of the Mole

.... The mole is used to find atomic mass through this relationship: one mole of Carbon-12 has 6.02 x 10²³ atoms and a mass of 12 grams. ....

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Carbon - The King of Elements

.... It's all about the arrangement of the atoms within the element. Carbon, because of this, could be the hardest thing in nature and one of the softest. ....

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aromatic hydrocarbons

.... 1825 by Michael Faraday from the oily residue that had collected in gas lines - this formula has so few hydrogen atoms for the number of carbon atoms that an ....

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Carbon Fiber

.... Each time that the polyacrylonitrile is heated up it will lose nitrogen atoms until there is almost none left and only carbon in a graphite form is remaining. ....

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Nutrition

.... fatty acids. A fatty acid consists of a long chain of carbon atoms. Saturated and poly unsaturated are two types of fats. Saturated ....

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Hydrogenated Oils

.... As for the trans fatty acids, the carbon atoms adjacent to double bonds are on opposite sides which makes a straight configuration and results in a solid ....

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Carbon

.... shell). Since this energy shell can hold eight electrons, each carbon atom can share electrons with up to four different atoms. 1s ....

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Nicholas I

.... glucose (sugar). The glucose molecule consists of six atoms of carbon, twelve of hydrogen, and six of oxygen. Six oxygen molecules ....

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Oil Spills Danger to All

.... With increasing complexity of molecular structure (increasing the number of carbon atoms and degree of chain branching) as well as with increasing molecular ....

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The Chemistry of Human Physiology: Respiration

.... into bicarbonate ions. The bicarbonate ion consists of one hydrogen atom, one carbon atom, and three oxygen atoms (HCO3-). It has a ....

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