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acid

any compound that increases thenumber of hydronium ions when dissolved in water

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indicator

a substance that changes color in the prescence of an acid or base

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base

any compound that increases the number of hydroxide ions when dissolved in water

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neutralization reaction

the reaction of an acid and a base to form a neutral slution of water and salt

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pH

a measure of hyronium ion concentration in the solution

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salt

an ionic compound formed from the positive ion of a base and the negative ion of acid

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organic compounds

a covelantly bonded compound that contains carbon

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hydrocarbon

an organic compound composed only of carbon and hydrogen

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carbohydrate

biochemicals that are composed of one or more simple sugar molecules bonded together

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lipids

biochemicals composed of amino acids

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proteins

biochemicals composed of amino acids

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nucleic acid

a molecute made up of subuinits

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chemical bond

the combining of atoms to form molecules or compungs

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ionic compounds

a compound made of oppositely charged ions

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covalent compound

a chemical compound formed by the sharing of electrons