Why do we use distilled water in the laboratory?

Why do we use distilled water in the laboratory? In performing experiments in chemistry, there is a need to use water that does not or will not contaminate the media. What is distilled water? Distilled water in chemistry is simply water gotten by distillation.  It means water that has been boiled into vapor and condensed back…

How to determine limiting reagent or reactant in a reaction

How to determine limiting reagent or reactant in a reaction

it s very important to learn how to determine the limiting reagent in industries and laboratories in order to deduct the amount of theoretical yields podced.t. To deduce the limiting reagent in a chemical reaction, you need to remember that the limiting reagent is the reactant that finishes first in a reaction and determines the…

How to solve empirical Formulae and Molecular Formula

Empirical and Molecular Formulas can be used to represent compounds and there are simple ways to do this calculation. Compounds can be represented with empirical, and structural formulas. The empirical formula of a compound is the simplest formula of a compound that shows the atoms in their simplest ratio. The molecular formula is the formula…

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How to write the electronic configuration of elements?

Writing electronic configuration of elements is a skill every student must learn if they have a smooth ride in their chemistry journey. But don’t worry, writing electronic configuration is really simple and I will teach you all you need to do. I want to emphasize that there are two forms of electronic configuration; shell electronic…