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it means to say that the electrons behave as waves. Quantum Number The quantum number indicates how far the orbital is from the nucleus. Electrons are farther away for higher values of n. By Coulomb’s law we know…
above Earth. These satellites orbit around Earth going from pole to pole. A geosynchronous orbit (GEO) is a circular, low orbit (time) about Earth making a complete turn in 23 hours 56 minutes 4 seconds, about the same time it takes Earth to turn, so…
, forming a dative covalent bond. The Colours of Complex Metal Ions When white light passes through a solution, part of the light energy is used to promote an electron from a t2g orbital, to an eg orbital. Therefore, the light energy used to promote the electron…
. For the planets, the orbits are almost round. The orbits of comets have a different shape. They are highly eccentric or "squashed." Satellites that orbit the Earth are not always the same distance from the Earth. Sometimes they are closer, and at other times…
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They Came From Outerspace The Epic of Gilgamesh is a literary work that offers some idea of the creation of man and our relationship with our creators. Although unpopular, the story of Gilgamesh is interpreted by some to be evidence of our (human…
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Things of Now came from Then Wow. That’s almost all I have to say about Canterbury Tales so far. I am totally amazed by the variety of professions the pilgrims had. Even more so by the level of intelligence that was included at the time period…
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This story, set during the cold war, is about a British spy, Leamas, who is controlling the spy actions against the east block (or “zone”) from West-Berlin. After he lost one agent after the other to his opponent Mundt of the counter-espionage…
"The Spy Who Came in from the Cold" has been publicized as the greatest work of spy fiction ever written and also John Le Carre's greatest novel. Le Carre told the story of Alec Leamus, the British agent who is ultimately double-crossed by his own side…
by the British Parliament in 1767. This act granted certain duties (taxes) in the British colonies and plantations in America. It allowed a drawback of the duties of customs upon the exportation, from this kingdom, of coffee and cocoa nuts of the produce of the said…
by the definition of intragenerational mobility. Steve Case obtained his strata jump as a result of both structural mobility and positional mobility. Structural mobility is defined as movement through the stratification system that results from changes…
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