Atomic Theory Webquest
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Complete 1. a. What is the law of conservation of mass? The law of conservation of mass states that the mass of a given system does not change in any ordinary chemical reaction or more simply, the mass of reacting species is always equal to the mass of the substances formed by a chemical reaction (Sterner).… Lavoisier was able to carry out a series of…
John Dalton's Atomic Theory
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Only a handful few were really interested in understanding different phenomena and seek proper explanation. Prior to the introduction of the atomic theory, the world was almost a riddle to… John Dalton, born in the 18th century is known as the father of Atomic Theory and is mainly known for his work on the atomic theory and Dalton’s Law for partial gases…
How the scientific method is illustrated by the development of the atomic model
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This theory was proposed by John Dalton, and it explains that matter comprises of tiny, unchangeable, and indestructible atoms. These atoms normally pass through… Nevertheless, atomic model is an important concept that helps in illustrating a scientific method. Take for example; it is very easy to illustrate the stoichiometric process, by the use of atoms, as…
Physical Chemistry
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Democritus had first suggested that the atom existed, but no conclusive studies had been carried out to prove its existence (Vasilescu & Adrian-Scotto,… This motivated John Dalton to study what makes different reactions unique. John Dalton, in his childhood years was educated by his father, and a man who managed a private school, called John Fletcher. He…
Anthropology
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In his book, “Evolution: The Remarkable History of a Scientific Theory” Larson argues that, a scientific theory is a hypothesis supported with valid testing that gives enough evidences of a phenomenon. It based on continuously confirmed tests and observation. Scientists… Scientific theories are accurate, comprehensive, and reliable aspect of the scientific…
Democritus
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The issues illustrates that if change does not occur in real, then how does it take place in the observable world? Democritus addressed the issues by illustrating the presence of specific cosmos elements, which are real… The reality account is the most superior among the presocratists, in addition to being very close to explaining the current scientific…
THE ATOMIC BOMB
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The Second World War, which also doubles up as the final world war, transformed the style of warfare, and particularly after Japan’s bombing by the United States. The transformations include targeting of civilians in war, the rise of terrorism, and exercise of military… At the end of the study, reasons are provided as to why standing armies’ war cannot be…
Nuclear Energy disasters and the effects on the Environment
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Democritus, an ancient Greek philosopher formulated this notion in the 5th century BC. Currently, atomic theory is defined as matter being… This notion continued until 1803 when an English chemist John Dalton revitalized the old notion and used it to explain various problems, which chemists at that time were struggling with. Rather than any of the experiments…
Trumans Decision regarding the Atomic Bombs
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The decision was taken by the then American President Harry Truman in order to destroy Japan’s power to continue the war. According to Truman he made this… The general consensus is that Truman took the decision in order to put an end to an expensive war and save the national resources. This paper focuses on the question Why did Truman make this decision…
Chemistry
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These data are in accordance with the multiple proportion which states that when two elements combines together to form more than one compound, there is a simple numerical ratio between the different masses of one element which will combine with a fixed mass of the other. i)… One expects them to be the same and hence have similar properties which is not the…
Ancient Greek Philosopher Confucius
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Heraclitus was the pre-Socratic Greek philosopher whose work on the nature of universe and the concept of change laid new foundations for modern philosophy. He was the first noble man… He believed that change is the constant force of the universe. Everything is changing and even the next second, we are not the same person. Change is elemental in the universal…
Atomic Bombing
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The essay under the title "Atomic Bombing" is focused on the cases of the atomic bombing, namely, the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Admittedly, There were at most 200,000 number of Japanese civilians who were reported to die from that nuclear bombing.… The consequences of nuclear warfare were already foreseen, and as a matter of fact, at the top of its…
Empirical Formula of Magnesium Oxide
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In the paper “Empirical Formula of Magnesium Oxide” the author analyzes Magnesium as an alkaline earth metal that can react with to form Magnesium Oxide. The experiment to test the empirical formula of Magnesium is based on the principles of the law of conservation of mass.… Gravimetric analysis the use of mass measurement to determine the…
Atomic bonb
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Science Fiction and the fear of Apocalypse Your Name Name of of Professor Science Fiction and the fear of Apocalypse Science fiction has always been a channel for filmmakers and audiences to channelize their anxieties regarding apocalypse that may result out of the actions of human beings.… They placed the onus on the prevention of apocalypse on mankind. This…
Atomic Bomb
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Atomic Bomb Your Last Name History and Political Science Instructor Name 11/08/2011 Was it necessary to drop the atomic bomb to end World War II? Hiroshima: Why America Dropped the Atomic Bomb by Ronald Takaki (pp. New York: Little, Brown and Company, 1995.) In this book Ronald Takaki, a renowned historian, surveys the reasons behind America’s decision to bomb Japan; Was Hiroshima bombed to hasten the end of war or indicate the initiation of the Cold War?…
Essay Questions
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Fertilization involves the fusion of the egg nucleus from the female and the sperm nucleus from the male to form a 2N zygote. Rapid cell division occurs, and the zygote develops into the multicellular blastula (a hollow ball of cells). During gastrulation the cells of… Organogenesis is the final stage of development, tissues and organs develop from endoderm,…
Integration
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The three concepts formed the basis for the development of calculus. In the 5th century B.C., Democritus, a Greek philosopher, brought up the atomic theory, saying that all things… The modern practice in school curriculum is that instructors teach differentiation first before integration in contrast to the inception of calculus (Pitt, 2012). In the 17th…
Nuclear
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Nuclear energy can be simply defined as energy gotten from the atom’s nucleolus unlike most of the other forms of energy that are normally released in the process of chemical reactions that originate from the electrons found around the nucleus. The splitting for the first… What followed was a struggle with the nuclear energy dichotomy and appreciating the…
Atomic absorption emission
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The flame atomic absorption spectroscopy where a beam of light with wavelength that can be absorbed by the ground stately atoms is let through the fire. If a certain portion of the light is absorbed, then, this might lead to inference that the solution has Na+ ions. Next is the… When a graph of the light intensity against Na+ concentration for the various…
Atomic Weight of Magnesium
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As well, the amount of reactants needed to produce certain amounts of particular molecules or compounds may be calculated using the balanced equations. It is easy to imagine… The ChemLab was used to simulate the reaction involving Magnesium and Hydrochloric acid, which produced hydrogen gas, magnesium and chloride ions. By measuring the amount of gas produced,…
Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima
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The early hours of 6th August 1945 turned out to be one of the most frightful for the people of Hiroshima. Enola Gay, the B-29 American bomber took off from the Island of Tinian and headed towards the city of Hiroshima in Japan. The United States of America had planned to drop of the first ever atomic bomb on Hiroshima.… A little more than half a minute after…
Case 2; Atomic company
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By the 1970s the company had nine manufacturing companies located in rural areas of the US where labor was cheaper. By the end of the 1970s the company realized that it could… In the case study there was internal conflict between Ramon Fernandez, VP finance, and the VP of sales Roger Post. “Conflict occurs when parties disagree over substantive issues or when…
Atomic Bombing of Japan
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World War II is remembered for different reasons. Hitler, Mussolini, and Atomic Bombs are the reasons, which stands out and world still remember the role these reasons had played. Atomic Bomb ended the war and started a new era. … The era of Atomic Age started with Atom Bomb code name “Little Boy”. This was followed by another bomb code name “Fat Man”.…
Atomic force microscopy
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It enables one to view a material with good precision ranging between 100 micrometre and 1 micrometre. The instrument operates by allowing an… The material to be scanned is placed below the tip, as the tip moves across the surface it is attracted or repelled by different forces, the atomic deflection from rest is recorded and an imaging software is used to…
The atomic bomb essay
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Professor Name Day Month Year Atomic Bomb Essay Summary/Context There was an editorial published in the New York Times on December 9, 1945 titled ‘Debating the Atomic Bomb’. This short editorial focused in the social responsibility that the scientists developing weapons of mass destruction have.… This editorial makes it a point to mention that, if a third…
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