Alexandre Costa flag Denunciar. The reaction of H2 with O2 is an example of a chemical property of hydrogen. A chemical property involves a change in the identity of a substance. Here the H atoms of the gaseous H2 molecules have become incorporated into H2O. Similarly, a chemical change occurs when gasoline burns in air in an automobile engine or an old car rusts in the air. Burning of gasoline or rusting of iron are characteristic chemical properties of these substances.
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Alexandre Costa flag Denunciar. The reaction of H2 with O2 is an example of a chemical property of hydrogen. A chemical property involves a change in the identity of a substance.
Here the H atoms of the gaseous H2 molecules have become incorporated into H2O. Similarly, a chemical change occurs when gasoline burns in air in an automobile engine or an old car rusts in the air.
Burning of gasoline or rusting of iron are characteristic chemical properties of these substances. A chemical change at the particulate level is illustrated by the reaction of hy- drogen and oxygen molecules to form water molecules. The representation of the change with chemical formulas is called a chemical equa- tion. It shows that the substances on the left the reactants produce the substances on the right the products. As this equation shows, there are four atoms of H and two atoms of O before and after the reaction, but the molecules before the reaction are different from those after the reaction.
Unlike a chemical change, a physical change does not result in a new chemical substance being produced. The substances atoms, molecules, or ions present be- fore and after the change are the same, but they might be farther apart in a gas or closer together in a solid Figure 1.
Finally, as described more fully in Chapter 6, physical changes and chemical changes are often accompanied by transfer of energy. The reaction of hydrogen and oxygen to give water Figure 1.
W in te rs Figure 1. Aspirin and naphthalene are both white solids at 25 C. You can tell them apart by, among other things, a difference in physical properties. At the temperature of boiling water, C, naphthalene is a liquid left , whereas aspirin is a solid right. What physical and chemi- cal changes take place in this process? Sup- pose you mix two solutions in the laboratory and see a golden yellow solid form.
Be- cause this new solid is denser than water, it drops to the bottom of the test tube Figure 1. The color and appearance of the substances, and whether heat is in- volved, are qualitative observations. No measurements and numbers were involved. To understand a chemical reaction more completely, chemists usually make quantitative observations. These involve numerical information.
For example, if two compounds react with each other, how much product forms? How much heat, if any, is evolved? In chemistry, quantitative measurements of time, mass, volume, and length, among other things, are common. On page 31 you can read about one of the fastest growing areas of science, nanotechnology, which involves the creation and study of matter on the nanometer scale.
The balloon floats in air because gaseous hydrogen is less dense than air. See General ChemistryNow Screen 1. W in te rs Chemical and physical changes. A pot of water has been put on a campfire. What chemical and physical changes are occur- ring here Exercise 1. A new substance is formed by mixing two known substances in solution.
Of the substance produced we can make several observations. Qualitative observations: yellow, fluffy solid. Quantitative observations: mass of solid formed. For example, a typical mol- ecule is only about 1 nm across and a bacterium is about nm in length.
The scientific community has chosen a modified version of the metric system as the standard system for recording and reporting measurements. Table 1. Larger and smaller quantities are expressed by using appropriate prefixes with the base unit Table 1.
The Fahrenheit scale is used in the United States to report everyday temperatures, but most other countries use the Celsius scale. The Celsius scale is generally used worldwide for measurements in the laboratory. When calcu- lations incorporate temperature data, however, kelvin degrees must be used.
The Celsius Temperature Scale The size of the Celsius degree is defined by assigning zero as the freezing point of pure water 0 C and as its boiling point C page Pure water freezes at 0 C, a comfortable room temperature is around 20 C, your body temperature is 37 C, and the warmest water you could stand to immerse a finger in is probably about 60 C.
The Kelvin scale uses the same size unit as the Celsius scale, but it assigns zero as the lowest temperature that can be achieved, a point called absolute zero. Many experiments have found that this limiting temper- ature is Kelvin units and Celsius degrees are the same size.
Thus, the freezing point of water is.
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John C. He also has published research on inorganic chemistry and electrochemistry. He was a Fulbright Lecturer and Research Scholar in Portugal in and a visiting professor there in , as well as a visiting professor at the Institute for Chemical Education University of Wisconsin, and at Auckland University in New Zealand He also was an invited speaker at a meeting of the South African Chemical Society and at the biennial conference for secondary school chemistry teachers in New Zealand.