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Flashcards in Reactions Deck (14):
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Reversible Reactions

Depending on Conditions a Reaction Can Occur Either Way. This is Shown with the ⇌ Symbol.

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Exothermic

Heat Given Out From a Reation

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Endothermic

Heat Taken into a Reaction

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R.E.D.O.X

Reduction and Oxidation Happen at the Same Time

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Cracking

Thermal Decomposition Reaction Which Breaks long Chain Hydrocarbons into Alkanes and Alkenes of Smaller Chains

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Displacement

Removing Something Such as Water in a Mass Experiment or Reactive Materials in a R.E.D.O.X Reaction

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Limiting Reactant

The Reactant that Gets Used Up First

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Catalyst

Used to Enhance a Reaction Without Being Used Up Itself

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Reactant

The Starting Chemical/s

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Product

The Resulting Chemical/s

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Fractional Distillation

Used to Separate Out Liquids with Different Boiling Points

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Rusting

The Corrosion of Iron or Ferrous Alloys

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Corrosion

The Breakdown of Metal Due to the Environment

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Mass in a Reaction...

...Is Always Conserved