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Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity

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John C. Kotz + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133949640
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Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity

9th Edition
John C. Kotz + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133949640

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Chapter 21, Problem 3PS
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Give the name and symbol of each element having the valence configuration [noble gas] ns2np1.

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Chapter 21 Solutions

Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity
Ch. 21.8 - 4. A large, 12 107 L, aquarium contains 1.7 104...Ch. 21.8 - 3. What is the oxidation state of phosphorus in...Ch. 21.11 - 1. Use electronegativity values (⊲ Figure 8.10) to...Ch. 21.11 - 2. High boiling points are one characteristic of...Ch. 21 - Give examples of two basic oxides. Write equations...Ch. 21 - Give examples of two acidic oxides. Write...Ch. 21 - Give the name and symbol of each element having...Ch. 21 - Give symbols and names for four monatomic ions...Ch. 21 - Select one of the alkali metals, and write a...Ch. 21 - Select one of the alkaline earth metals and write...Ch. 21 - For the product of the reaction you selected in...Ch. 21 - For the product of the reaction you selected in...Ch. 21 - Would you expect to find calcium occurring...Ch. 21 - Which of the first 10 elements in the periodic...Ch. 21 - Place the following oxides in order of increasing...Ch. 21 - Place the following oxides in order of increasing...Ch. 21 - Complete and balance the equations for the...Ch. 21 - Complete and balance the equations for the...Ch. 21 - Write balanced chemical dilutions for the reaction...Ch. 21 - Write an equation for the reaction of potassium...Ch. 21 - Write a balanced chemical equation for the...Ch. 21 - Using data in Appendix L, calculate rH, rG, and rS...Ch. 21 - A method recently suggested for the preparation of...Ch. 21 - Compare the mass of H2 expected from the reaction...Ch. 21 - Write equations for the reaction of sodium with...Ch. 21 - Write balanced equations for the reaction of...Ch. 21 - The electrolysis of aqueous NaCl gives NaOH, Cl2,...Ch. 21 - (a) Write equations for the half-reactions that...Ch. 21 - When magnesium bums in air, it forms both an oxide...Ch. 21 - Calcium reacts with hydrogen gas at 300400 C to...Ch. 21 - Name three uses of limestone. Write a balanced...Ch. 21 - Explain what is meant by hard water. What causes...Ch. 21 - Calcium oxide, CaO, is used to remove SO2 from...Ch. 21 - Ca(OH)2 has a Ksp of 5.5 105, whereas Ksp for...Ch. 21 - Draw a possible structure for the cyclic anion in...Ch. 21 - The boron trihalides (except BF3) hydrolyze...Ch. 21 - When boron hydrides burn in air, the reactions are...Ch. 21 - Diborane can be prepared by the reaction of NaBH4...Ch. 21 - Write balanced equations for the reactions of...Ch. 21 - (a) Write a balanced equation for the reaction of...Ch. 21 - Aluminum dissolves readily in hot aqueous NaOH to...Ch. 21 - Alumina, Al2O3, is amphoteric. Among examples of...Ch. 21 - Aluminum sulfate is the most commercially...Ch. 21 - Aerated concrete bricks are widely used building...Ch. 21 - Describe the structure of pyroxenes (see page...Ch. 21 - Describe how ultrapure silicon can be produced...Ch. 21 - Silicate structures: Draw a structure, and give...Ch. 21 - Silicates often have chain, ribbon, cyclic, or...Ch. 21 - Consult the data in Appendix L. Are any of the...Ch. 21 - Use data in Appendix L to calculate the enthalpy...Ch. 21 - Use data in Appendix L to calculate the enthalpy...Ch. 21 - The overall reaction involved in the industrial...Ch. 21 - A major use of hydrazine, N2H4, is in steam...Ch. 21 - Before hydrazine came into use to remove dissolved...Ch. 21 - Review the structure of phosphorous acid in Table...Ch. 21 - Unlike carbon, which can form extended chains of...Ch. 21 - In the contact process for making sulfuric acid,...Ch. 21 - A sulfuric acid plant produces an enormous amount...Ch. 21 - Sulfur forms anionic chains of S atoms called...Ch. 21 - Sulfur forms a range of compounds with fluorine....Ch. 21 - The halogen oxides and oxoanions are good...Ch. 21 - The hypohalite ions, XO, are the anions of weak...Ch. 21 - Bromine is obtained from brine wells. The process...Ch. 21 - To prepare chlorine from chloride ion a strong...Ch. 21 - If an electrolytic cell for producing F2 (Figure...Ch. 21 - Halogens combine with one another to produce...Ch. 21 - The standard enthalpy of formation of XeF4 is 218...Ch. 21 - Draw the Lewis electron dot structure for XeO3F2....Ch. 21 - Argon is present in dry air to the extent of 0.93%...Ch. 21 - The reaction of XeF6 with water gives a yellow...Ch. 21 - For each of the third-period elements (Na through...Ch. 21 - Consider the chemistries of C, Si, Ge, and Sn. (a)...Ch. 21 - Consider the chemistries of the elements...Ch. 21 - When BCl3 gas is passed through an electric...Ch. 21 - Complete and balance the following equations. (a)...Ch. 21 - (a) Heating barium oxide in pure oxygen gives...Ch. 21 - Worldwide production of silicon carbide, SiC, is...Ch. 21 - To store 2.88 kg of gasoline with an energy...Ch. 21 - Using data in Appendix L, calculate rG values for...Ch. 21 - Ammonium perchlorate is used as the oxidizer in...Ch. 21 - Metals react with hydrogen halides (such as HCl)...Ch. 21 - Halogens form polyhalide ions. Sketch Lewis...Ch. 21 - The standard enthalpy of formation of OF2 gas is +...Ch. 21 - Calcium fluoride can be used in the fluoridation...Ch. 21 - The steering rockets in space vehicles use N2O4...Ch. 21 - Use fH data in Appendix L to calculate the...Ch. 21 - Phosphorus forms an extensive series of oxoanions....Ch. 21 - A Boron and hydrogen form an extensive family of...Ch. 21 - In 1774, C. Scheele obtained a gas by reacting...Ch. 21 - What current must be used in a Downs cell...Ch. 21 - The chemistry of gallium: (a) Gallium hydroxide,...Ch. 21 - Silicon-oxygen rings are a common structural...Ch. 21 - Using enthalpy of formation data in Appendix L,...Ch. 21 - Metal sulfides roasted in air produce metal...Ch. 21 - Metals generally react with hydrogen halides to...Ch. 21 - One material needed to make silicones is...Ch. 21 - Sodium borohydride, NaBH4, reduces many metal ions...Ch. 21 - A common analytical method for hydrazine involves...Ch. 21 - When 1.00 g of a white solid A is strongly heated,...Ch. 21 - In 1937, R. Schwartz and M. Schmiesser prepared a...Ch. 21 - A mixture of PC15 (12.41 g) and excess NH4Cl was...Ch. 21 - Dinitrogen trioxide, N2O3, has the structure shown...Ch. 21 - The density of lead is 11.350 g/cm3, and the metal...Ch. 21 - You have a 1.0-L flask that contains a mixture of...Ch. 21 - The boron atom in boric acid, B(OH)3, is bonded to...Ch. 21 - How would you extinguish a sodium fire in the...Ch. 21 - Tin(IV) oxide, cassiterite, is the main ore of...Ch. 21 - You are given a stoppered flask that contains...Ch. 21 - The structure of nitric acid is illustrated on...Ch. 21 - 107. Assume an electrolysis cell that produces...Ch. 21 - Sodium metal is produced by electrolysis of molten...Ch. 21 - The reduction potentials for the Croup 3A metals,...Ch. 21 - (a) Magnesium is obtained from seawater. If the...Ch. 21 - Comparing the chemistry of carbon and silicon. (a)...Ch. 21 - Boron nitride, BN, has the same solid state...Ch. 21 - Xenon trioxide, XeO3, reacts with aqueous base to...

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