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H. Stephen Stoker
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285853918

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Chapter 11.13, Problem 2QQ
Textbook Problem

Which of the following is an incorrect statement?

  1. a. Elements maintain their identity in chemical reactions but not in nuclear reactions.
  2. b. Energy changes in chemical reactions are small compared to those in nuclear reactions.
  3. c. Reaction rates in chemical reactions are temperature dependent but those in nuclear reactions are not.
  4. d. no correct response

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General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry
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