23 Answered Questions for the topic Inorganic Chemistry

Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry General Chemistry

12/14/20

Balancing Chemical Equations

Using your knowledge of chemical formulas and writing balanced chemical equations, write a balanced chemical equation when decasulfur tribromide gas reacts with solid selenium to form bromine gas... more

10/03/20

Can we make carbene with other group 14 elements?

Are carbene of heavier carbon analogues possible?

09/28/20

Understanding Organometallic Complexes

Which do you think is more likely, the dissociation of a halide from M(CO)nX or the dissociation of H+ from M(CO)nH? Both processes occur; however, one needs coordination from THF.
Inorganic Chemistry

05/12/20

shape and ideal bond angle

Because both tin and carbon are members of Group 4A(14), they form structurally similar compounds. However, tin exhibits a greater variety of structures because it forms several ionic species.... more
Inorganic Chemistry

05/12/20

hybrid orbitals

Which types of atomic orbitals of the central atom mix to form hybrid orbitals in (a) Cl2O; (b) BrCl3; (c) PF5; (d) SO3 ^2−?
Inorganic Chemistry

05/10/20

Redox Reaction(drain cleaner)

PLUTO a drain cleaner is solid sodium hydroxide that contains some aluminium chips. When PLUTO is added to water, the NaOH dissolves rapidly with the evolution of a lot of heat. The Al reduces H2O... more
Inorganic Chemistry

05/10/20

quantum theory and structure

The following values are the only energy levels of a hypothetical one-electron atom:E6 = -2 x 10-19 J E5 = -7 x 10-19 J E4 = -11 x 10-19 J E3 = -15 x 10-19 J E2 = -17 x 10-19 J E1 = -20 x 10-19 J... more

06/27/19

Why do thiols have such a propensity for bonding with mercury?

Historically, thiols $\\ce{-SH}$ were known as "mercapto-" due to their strong propensity to bond with mercury. Certain drugs still carry this designation, though... more
Inorganic Chemistry Organic Chemistry Isomers Chirality

04/04/19

What is the perfect definition for chirality?

Why is chirality defined differently for organic and inorganic compounds? Why are inorganic compounds deemed to be optically active if they have more than one of the same ligands attached to the... more
Inorganic Chemistry Organic Chemistry Isomers Chirality

03/15/19

What is the perfect definition for chirality?

Why is chirality defined differently for organic and inorganic compounds? Why are inorganic compounds deemed to be optically active if they have more than one of the same ligands attached to the... more
Inorganic Chemistry Organic Chemistry Nomenclature

03/13/19

What is the difference between hydroxyl, hydroxide and hydroxy?

Is there any difference between hydroxide, hydroxyl, and hydroxy used in chemistry or are they all the same?
Inorganic Chemistry

09/20/18

what is the difference(in formula and properties) between Iron phosphorus and Iron phosphate?

what is the difference(in formula and properties) between Iron phosphorus and Iron phosphate?
Inorganic Chemistry

05/05/18

Can we change limiting reactant in chemical reaction to increase the amount of required product?

Can we change limiting reactant in chemical reaction to increase the amount of required product? Like if zinc nitrate hexahydrate (15.0 g) reacts with sodium hydroxide (16.0 g) to produce zinc... more
Inorganic Chemistry

03/26/18

what are the properties of a buffer?

The properties of a buffer and how it works.
Inorganic Chemistry

03/23/18

Buffer experiment

20 ml of sodium acetate( buffer ) was poured into beaker 1, and 20 ml of distilled water was poured into beaker 2. BTB indicator was added to both beakers. The color and pH were observed. The... more
Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry Isomers

09/20/17

Geometric Isomers related doubt

linear, triangular planar and tetrahedral structures cant exhibit geometrical isomerism? Explain me the reason
Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry

06/29/17

When writing a short hand electron configuration what does the square brackets mean?

e.g. Calcium - [Ar] 4S^2 what does the square bracket around AR mean?   Thanks for you help!
Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry General Chemistry

04/03/17

How to find the Kp values?

4) Carbon disulfide is a foul smelling solvent that dissolves sulfur and other nonpolar substances. It can be made by heating sulfur in an atmosphere of methane. 4CH4 (g) + S8 (s) ⇔ 4CS2 (g) + 8 H2... more
Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry

09/24/16

EAN Rule Doubts

when EAN rule is obeyed?? only when it is 36??
Inorganic Chemistry Science Chemistry Physical Science

05/23/16

What is the % Sn and % Cu in the sample?

You are given a piece of metal alloy that is made of tin and copper. If the density of the sample is found to be 8.59 g/mL what is the % Sn and % Cu in the sample?
Inorganic Chemistry

07/10/15

Color of Cobalt hydroxide

What is the colour of Cobalt hydroxide? Is it pink or is it blue? I thought it was pink until we did the experiment and got a blue precipitate. It was not pink at all. Why was it?
Inorganic Chemistry

06/10/15

Does the solubility of group IIA metal oxalates decrease or increase down the group?

I've got the problem about Be,Mg,Ca, Sr and Ba oxalates. Some books say that their solubility decreases down the group and some say it increases. Which is true?
Inorganic Chemistry

07/14/14

Inorganic Chemistry

Under Room Temperature and pressure Why HF is Liquid and HCl is gaseous

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