A 2.5 g sample of NaOH (Mw = 40.00) was dissolved in water to give a solution of final volume 250 cm3. (i) With reasons, state whether NaOH is a strong or a weak base. Give the conjugate acid of NaOH and decide whether this conjugate acid is acid, alkaline or neutral. (ii) ...
April 21, 2013
A ball is dropped from a height of 36 feet. The quadratic equation d=1/2 gt^2 is used to calculate the distance (d) the ball has fallen after t seconds. The constant g is the acceleration of gravity, 9.8m/s^2. How long does it take the ball to hit the ground? A ball in problem...
November 19, 2012
Combustion reactions involve reacting a substance with oxygen. When compounds containing carbon and hydrogen are combusted, carbon dioxide and water are the products. Using the enthalpies of combustion for C4H4 (-2341 kJ/mol), C4H8 (-2766 kJ/mol) and H2 (-286 kJ/mol), ...
December 28, 2010