Essays Tagged: "Chemistry"

Ceramic Glazing

azes were made in many parts of the world long before the beginnings of any scientific knowledge of chemistry, it is clear that the processes involved must have been simple and the raw materials were ...

(3 pages) 121 0 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Hair Color

This is the art version of the paper, I have a chemistry version also, which I will upload when I see fit. Use with pleasure. I did not cite the wo ... n I see fit. Use with pleasure. I did not cite the works on this paper. Earned an A in both Art and Chemistry, but perhaps that is because I actually did it and shocked them into giving me an A.Tom Ho ...

(5 pages) 135 0 4.9 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

This essay is titled "Is Psychology a Science?" and analyses the subject from the root to what it has become today.

"Once you have found the basic building blocks of which the world is made, you have the science of chemistry and physics. Once you have found the building blocks of the conscious experience and the l ... ience, like the practice of medicine.Does psychology seem less scientific then other sciences, like chemistry or physics for example? A well-known psychologist, B.F.Skinner, once wrote the following a ...

(8 pages) 568 2 3.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Human Brain and Learning

be that educators don't understand the brain?When people learn, they are changing the structure and chemistry of their brains. To make connections, dendrites--threadlike fibers that extend from the ne ...

(2 pages) 135 0 4.5 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Acetontricykloperoxid ATCP

loperoxid som trivialnamn, med förkortningen ATCP.Det kemiskt korrekta namnet blir enligt 'The Chemistry Of Peroxides'följande: 1,2,4,5,7,8-hexaoxa-3,3,6,6,9,9-hexametylnonan, vilket faktisk ... er dig en bild av dess stötkänslighet. Enligt den tio cm tjocka boken'Lange's Handbook of Chemistry', så ska man helst inte blanda väteperoxidmed aceton, speciellt inte i sur milj ...

(4 pages) 27 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Quicksilver

fair goodThe QuicksilverChemistry IOctober 25, 1996One day an ancient alchemist was sitting at his and noticed a strange sil ...

(1 pages) 33 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

A report on Marie Curie.

ot only took the world of physics and lifted it to a higher platform, but she brought along with it chemistry and mathematics, which she was equally adept at. Those around her marveled at her abilitie ... tinuation of her success. In 1911 she was awarded an unprecedented second Nobel Prize, this time in chemistry, for the isolation of pure radium. She the saw the completion of the Radium Institute at t ...

(5 pages) 103 1 4.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics


he energy of light to do work.The light reactionsoccur on the surface of the thylakoid membrane.The chemistry of light reactionsDark reactionsoccurs in the stromaalso called the, 'Calvin-Benson Cycle' ... also called the, 'Calvin-Benson Cycle'The energy to do all this work comes from the light reactions.Chemistry of dark reactionsOverall reaction combining separate light and dark reaction equations.CEL ...

(2 pages) 68 1 4.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Plant Biology

Asimov on Chemistry

Asimovon chemistryThe Book Asimov on Chemistry by Isaac Asimov is a collection ofseventeen essays that he wro ... is one of ten that were published by Doubleday & Company,Inc. Not all of the books centered on chemistry and like science. Most justcovered anything Isaac Asimov wondered about. These Essays date ... red about. These Essays date back quiteaways with a range from January 1959 to April 1966.INORGANIC CHEMISTRYThe Weighting GameThis i found to be the most boring in the whole book. It coverschemical a ...

(4 pages) 43 0 3.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Rutherford's Gold Foil Experiment

t a job. With Thomson's recommendation McGill University in Montreal accepted him as a professor of chemistry. Upon performing many experiments and finding new discoveries at McGill university, Ruther ... ments and finding new discoveries at McGill university, Rutherford was rewarded the nobel prize for chemistry. In 1907 he succeded Arthur Schuster at the University of Manchester. He began persuing al ...

(3 pages) 47 1 3.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

"Gas Law Variables" It describes volume, pressure, and amount of gas.

osed in a container that can be sealed with no leaks. The space in that container is the volume. In Chemistry, volume is usually measured in liters or milliliters.-Whenever units of volume are used, u ... alized variable pressure is used, it will be a symbol "P".There are three units of pressure used in Chemistry. This is a problem because you have to learn to use all three units.· Atmosphere (s ...

(1 pages) 44 0 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

This is an essay on the life of Aristotle, one of the greatest philosophers in greek history.

wrote on the many subjects of zoology, psychology, metaphysics, philosophy, astronomy, meteorology, chemistry, and geography.Aristotle was born in Stagirus around 384 BC on the peninsula of northern G ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Chemistry of Beer

Out of the Blue? Chemistry of BeerAnnually, college students spend $5.5 billion on alcohol, mostly beer. This average ... ks, with all this beer being consumed has the initiative ever been taken to enlighten others on the chemistry behind this enjoyed yet [stresses] dangerous intoxicant? Beer consists of three main chemi ... ugh these three rudiments that an observation can be made that making beer involves a great deal of chemistry.The first element to a good beer is Barley. Barley is the seed of a grain that looks a lot ...

(4 pages) 69 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

I really enjoyed being in honors chemistry.

I really enjoyed being in honors chemistry with you this year; you made the class fun and taught us much. I really enjoyed all of the ...

(3 pages) 59 1 2.8 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

History of the nobel prize.

bel PrizeThe Nobel prize is the first international award given out every year since 1901. Physics, chemistry, medicine, literature and peace are the five prizes to be won. In 1968, the Sveriges Riksb ... awarded $10,000,000. The medals that the winners are awarded look like this:The medals for Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine and Literature were modeled by the Swedish sculptor and engraver E ...

(1 pages) 37 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Friend or Foe?

ed."Well, why do we have limbda gas here?""No, Lindba gas," she corrected, "and don't rub it in. In chemistry we were using it in an experiment.""Oh, on to go blind? Geeze, give me a break! ...

(5 pages) 97 2 3.6 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Chemistry, the effects of acid rain includes experiment with marble chips.

Chemistry coursework on acid rainI predict that as the temperature is increased the rate of reaction ...

(2 pages) 29 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Chemical reations is an essay on chemical reactions in Chemistry.

Chemical ReactionsChemical reactions are the heart of chemistry. People have always known that they exist. The Ancient Greeks were the firsts to speculate ... tion. Even a slight change in any one of these could change the reaction.There are many branches of Chemistry that use chemical reactions, infact, almost all of them. Here are some examples.Photochemi ... mical reactions, infact, almost all of them. Here are some examples.Photochemistry is one branch of chemistry that deals with chemical reactions. It has to do with the radiant energy of all kinds form ...

(8 pages) 124 2 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The heat of combustion for one mole of alcohol.

Chemistry courseworkMy aim is to find the molar heat of combustion of ethanol, propanol and butanol ...

(7 pages) 35 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Frankenstein - Do not Mess with Mother Nature

nature is more powerful than man.Victor Frankenstein was very interested in natural philosophy and chemistry and basically tried to play G-d by creating life. When he found the secret of activating d ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American