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28 votes

If the human body consists of 60% water why can't we put out fire with our body?

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Understanding the synthesis of twistane

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Can Hückel's rule be applied to inorganic compounds?

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Geometry of Ni(acac)2

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Why Benzene is a good solvent even while it is not polar

8 votes

Is benzene harmful to human health?

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Why does chlorination of toluene stop at two chlorine atoms?

6 votes

Directionality of ring current-induced magnetic fields in purines

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Is there a real detection limit in NMR spectroscopy?

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How does chloroform react with cyclopentadiene in base?

5 votes

Synthesis of Polypropylene glycol

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How is more than one pinacolone is possible?

5 votes

How does the addition of acetone cause a shift from hexaaquacobalt(II) to tetrachloridocobaltate(II)?

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What is the proof of complete ionic dissociation in water?

5 votes

Are risks (hexavalent chromium) during Chrome plating temporary, or remain with the product?

5 votes

Why is iron pentacarbonyl known, but iron(III) hexacarbonyl is not?

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Is the hydrogenation of carbon dioxide to methane a solution or a problem?

4 votes

What's the monomer in a polycarbonate?

4 votes

Nitrocellulose (flash paper) synthesis without Sulfuric Acid?

4 votes

Formation of oximes by ketones and aldehydes

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How does bismuth's lone pair affect its properties as a metal and alloy?

4 votes

Can the alkyl-oxygen bond in lactones be cleaved in an SN2 reaction?

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Is there a blanket term for all variants (both nuclides and ions) of a chemical element?

4 votes

How can an Organic chemist know the chemical formula of a natural product she isolated from an organism?

3 votes

Completely chemically inert metal alloy?

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Can flaxseed (linseed) oil undergo hydrogenation?

3 votes
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Why carbonyl groups are strong benzene deactivating group for electrophillic aromatic substitution?

3 votes

dangers of radiation question

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Does ICP-OES detect molecules in suspension?

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Formation of acid chlorides

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