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Chemistry In Focus

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Publisher: Cengage Learning,
ISBN: 9781337399692
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Chemistry In Focus

7th Edition
Tro + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning,
ISBN: 9781337399692

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Chapter 7, Problem 49E
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Describe how white light interacts with a colored substance to make it look colored.

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Chapter 7 Solutions

Chemistry In Focus
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