Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Gases, Acids,Nuclear

Review of gases

P1V1 = P2V2 Boyle's Law
this can be used to determine if a substance is an acid or base litmus paper
V1/ T1 = V2/ T2 Charles's Law
P1/ T1 = P2/ T2 Gay Lussac's Law
the relationship between variables in Boyle's law inversely proportional
the relationship between variables in Charles and Gay-Lussac's laws directly proportional
time it takes a radioactive isotope to decay by 50% half life
creating energy through the splitting of heavy unstable nuclei into lighter nuclei nuclear fission
a measure of how much the volume of matter decreases under pressure (when squeezed) compression
the constant in Boyle's law temperature
the constant in Charles's Law pressure
the constant in Gay Lussac's Law volume
this is loss during beta decay an electron
this is loss during alpha decay a Helium atom (2 P + 2 N)
this can partially block gamma rays lead or concrete
this can block alpha particles sheet of paper
this can block beta particles wood or aluminum
says that gases can be compressed due to the empty space between particles kinetic theory
says that gases tend to move from areas of high concentration to low concentration diffusion
the anion for bases hydroxide ( OH- )
the cation for acids hydrogen ( H+ )
creating energy by combining lighter unstable nuclei into heavier nuclei nuclear fusion
a series of self sustaining chemical reactions nuclear chain reaction
Created by: cadetjt