Acids in Chemistry

Acids in Chemistry

If one intends to understand or know chemistry, knowing acids and bases are increasingly important. This article however is dedicated to explaining the topic of acids alone. In chemistry, these substances that are classified as acids have so many varied uses and applications that one cannot afford to not know more about them. So, let us find out what acids are and what the various categories of acids are.

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What is Atom and Atomic Structure

What is Atom and Atomic Structure

An atom forms the basis of chemistry. Without understanding what the atom is, knowledge of matter can never be complete. In fact, one cannot even begin to understand the minute details of elements, compounds and mixtures before knowing what their building block is. This is why, a discussion of atom and atomic structure is so very important. So, let us take a peek into the details of that particle which has given rise to every kind of matter that people see around them every single day of their lives.

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Chemistry: All About Bases

Chemistry: All About Bases

The two most frequently heard names in basic chemistry are perhaps acids and bases. To know one of them is never enough. Having a clear concept of reactions in chemistry and how or why one substance reacts with another, one must first have an idea about acids and bases. This discussion however will be dedicated to explaining all about the bases and their different properties. This perhaps will make the topic of acids and bases a little clearer to any learner. So, let us first see what bases are and what properties they normally posses.

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Masters' and Doctorate Degree programs in USA

As discussed earlier, there are four levels of degree program that one student can enrolled in the USA. We saw two of them previously- the two year Associates’ degree ad four year Bachelors’ degree. Both of these are termed as undergraduate courses. Anything further than the Bachelors’ degree is seen as a post graduation course. The US Degree education program supports Masters’ and Doctorate Degrees for post graduation courses.

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Biological Anthropology and Cultural Anthropology

Now, we’ll delve into Biological Anthropology.

Biological Anthropology, also known as physical anthropology is the branch of anthropology, which is used to describe research and study of humans and their non human counterparts in their origins, evolutionary, biological and demographical details. It follows humans and non human primates in their journey of genetic development and modification, due to various causal factors.

The base of this subject is built upon a lot of complex disciplines of anthropometrics, human genetics, human osteology and neuroanthropology. And, Biological Anthropology itself aids in paleoanthropology and forensic anthropology.

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Choosing a Future Job: Mortgage Loan Processor

Mortgage loan processors are in contact with customers on a one-on-one basis with regard to the completion of the application for a loan. Other titles that a mortgage loan processor is known by are, loan clerk, loan officer, or loan interviewer. The job of the loan processor is to make sure that applications of customers carry correct, verified, and valid information. It is a heavily responsible job profile where loan processors have to make sure there is no glitch whatsoever during the application review process.

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Teachers, Curriculum Designers and Social Studies

Teachers, Curriculum Designers and Social Studies

For a while now both teachers and developers of curriculum have realized that their lies a lot of similarities between standards that are part of social studies and standards that are part of education methods that are found in elementary schools. This is precisely the reason why teachers as well as curriculum developers are finding it easier to make social studies subjects such as civics, geography and economics topics and designs as part of the school syllabus.

Teachers and course developers are using the social studies standards to create awareness among their students about other standards in subjects like economics and geography.

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What is taught in a Philosophy Education Program?

What are the issues considered in a philosophy course? What exactly is taught to you in philosophy education programs? What happens in a typical philosophy class?
Philosophy is a subject that considers and questions everything. It is a subject where you are encouraged to think and speak out loud, and voice your opinions. There are often differences of opinion, and these are encouraged, as are debates. You may end up defending your opinions of issues ranging from mathematics and science to sports or literature and religion. Death is a very common topic in philosophy classes. You are expected to come to terms with the finality and inevitability of death, and ponder upon this conclusion, about what it means to you.

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What is a nanoliter system?

Nanoliter system is an important device of Nano biotechnology. Nanoliter system monitors and automates a biological process by using fluids on the Nano scale. The Nanoliter system is used for the purification or separation of biomolecules. The role of nanoliter system can be compared with the integrated circuits used in computation.

Some of the techniques used for manipulation of fluid in nanoliter system are:

  • Electrokinetic manipulation
  • Mechanical valving
  • Vesicle encapsulation
  • Microfluidic tectonics

The surface area of a typical nanoliter system is almost two square centimetres.

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Careers in Environmental Science

Careers in Environmental Science

Environmental Science is now one of the most lucrative career options. With the Earth riddled with global warming and pollution problems, experts are required to analyze the different situations and problems and suggest appropriate solutions that can help both mankind and the environment.

Environmental Scientists are credited for a lot of useful inventions such as machines with increased fuel efficiency, pollution filters and so on. It is one of the career paths in which you can directly impact the earth, its environment and the world – you can make a difference and contribute towards saving the environment.

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