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organic chemistry

the study of that which contains carbon and hydrogen

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inorganic chemistry

the study of compounds that are not organic (do not contain carbon or hydrogen)

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physical chemistry

the study of how chemistry interacts with matter

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analytical chemistry

the branch of chemistry that specializes in determining what elements exactly a material is composed of

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biochemistry

the chemistry of living things

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pure research

research for the sake of research, or for the love of it

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applied research

research with the aim of doing a certain thing or attaining a certain goal