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the ability of a molecule to bond to another molecule of the SAME type
a solution that resists changes in the pH; usually a combination of an acid and a salt
layer of water molecules surrounding a large molecule such as a protein; allows the large molecule to 'dissolve' in water
'water fearing'; any molecule that does not dissolve in water
type of bond that forms between opposite dipoles of two different polar molecules
pH range of acidic solutions
because almost anything can dissolve in water, it is called the 'universal...
the amount of energy required to raise 1 g of a substance by 1 degree Celcius
pH range of basic solutions
pH of a solution with a hydrogen ion concentration of 1 x 10^-9
process where the molecules with the highest kinetic energy evaporate, leaving the remaining molecules with a lower temperature
a measure of the concentration of solutes dissolved in a solution
the ability of a molecule to bond to another molecule of a DIFFERENT type
'water loving'; any molecule that interacts well with water
main characteristic of molecules that are hydrophobic
a measure of how difficult it is to break the surface of a liquid

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