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Why do elements in columns 6 and 11 assume 'abnormal' electron configurations?
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Why does F replace the axial bond in PCl5?
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How do I figure out the hybridization of a particular atom in a molecule?
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What volume does one mole of an ideal gas occupy?
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What is actually the difference between valence bond theory and molecular orbital theory?
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Why does chlorine have a higher electron affinity than fluorine?
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Pi electron stacking, how does it work?
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How are SN2 transition states stabilised by adjacent double bonds and carbonyl groups?
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Why are Silicates solid while carbon dioxide is a gas?
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Are geminal disubstituted alkenes more stable than their cis/trans isomers?
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How to think of solvated electrons?
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Why is the electron-nucleus attraction modelled with only electrostatic interactions?
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What's the difference between alpha-glucose and beta-glucose?
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By how many pKa units will the pKa value of a ketone be minimized by addition of a Lewis acid
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During phase change in matter, why doesn't the temperature change?
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What is a "hydrogen-like" or "hydrogenic" atom?
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Can a organic compounds such as hydrocarbons contain an ionic bond?
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Why are peroxides unstable but disulfide bridges considered stable? Why are esters stable but thiolesters are unstable?
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Calculating charge on amino acid from pKa
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Diffusion and potential gradients for two similar atoms
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Can't aluminium chloride do electrophilic substitution as an electrophile?
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Why does pKw first decrease but eventually increase when temperature rises?
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Which is the stronger base?
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What is the percentage of d-tartaric acid in a mixture of d and l isomers?
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What does the Pi stand for in the reaction for biological nitrogen fixation?
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What is the OH in alcohol?
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Rust forming and being washed off by water
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Why do transition metals tend to form positive ions instead of negative ions?
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How can I predict what dissolves what?
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The effect of pressure on equilibrium constant