Presentation on theme: "Electrolytes. Pure water does not conduct an electric current Zumdahl, Zumdahl, DeCoste, World of Chemistry 2002, page 215 Source of electric power."— Presentation transcript:
Electrolytes Timberlake, Chemistry 7 th Edition, page 290 Electrolytes Electrolytes - solutions that carry an electric current NaCl(aq) Na + + Cl - HF(aq) H + + F - strong electrolyteweak electrolytenonelectrolyte
Structure of Sucrose Table sugar C 6 H 12 O 6 Zumdahl, Zumdahl, DeCoste, World of Chemistry 2002, page 469 CH 2 OH OH HO H H H H H H H C C C C C C C C C O O O H
Solvation Strong Electrolyte Non- Electrolyte solute exists as ions only - + salt - + sugar solute exists as molecules only - + acetic acid Weak Electrolyte solute exists as ions and molecules DISSOCIATIONIONIZATION View animation online.animation
Korey Stringer 1974 - 2001 Korey Stringer was a professional football player for the Minnesota Vikings. He collapsed during practice from excessive heat and died the following day.