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Copper Pharmaceuticals Case Study - Key facts • Copper pharmaceuticals, Inc were a major manufacturer for prescription drugs for medical and dental professions. • Sales are done mainly with the detailers who were pharmacy school graduates and had couple years of experience as registered pharmacists in drugstores. • Bob Marsh, with CPI for 12 years, married and had two children • Marsh's initial salary was $35,000 and been raised to over $60,000 throughout his time with CPI • Marsh has 6 different field supervisor throughout the time he was with CPI • 60% of detailers had 10 or more years with CPI and only 8% turnover rate per year....   [tags: Case Study Copper Pharmaceuticals, solution] 1341 words
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Copper - Weil 1 Copper is one of the earliest elements known to man. Because of its distinct red color, Copper is very easily identified. In the ancient times, copper could be found lying in the ground in its unattached state without interaction to other substances. Copper and its compounds have many uses in today’s society. Copper has many chemical properties that make it unique. The Atomic number of copper is 29. An Atomic number is a measure of the amount of protons in the nucleus of an atom....   [tags: essays research papers] 1063 words
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Copper Mountain - ... A beautiful and thriving ecosystem is in danger of being destroyed…it’s already happened at the Copper Mountain Ski Resort in Colorado. So what are some of the impacts to prepare for if the Mt. Ashland expansion goes forward compared to what happened at Copper Mountain. Here are three integral impacts to consider: habitat, watershed and environmental scorecards. Habitat Concerned locals and several environmental groups such as Wild Mount Ashland (WMA), EPA, Phronesis, Ski Area Citizens Coalition (SACC), Rogue Group Sierra Club (RGSC), and many others voice serious concerns about the endangered wildlife and rare plant species that habitat Mt....   [tags: Environmental Issues] 1105 words
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Copper Mining - Copper Mining Copper mining has become a very important industry in today’s society. It is also one of man’s oldest commercial activities. There are many steps from finding a mine site to producing a product made of copper or a copper alloy. The mining industry has also had many important developments from the time the first mine was formed in Rio Tinto in 3000 B.C. The earliest copper sources were globules and chunks of native copper found on the Earth’s surface. After we quickly exhausted the limited amount of native copper, we were forced to look underground for more sources....   [tags: Natural Resources Minerals Miners Essays]
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Electrolysis of Copper in Copper Sulphate Solution - Electrolysis of Copper in Copper Sulphate Solution Introduction Aim This is an investigation into how temperature affects the amount of copper lost from the Anode and gained on the Cathode during electrolysis. Electrolysis is… The chemical change by passing electric charge through certain conducting liquids (electrolytes). The current is conducted by migration of ions - negative ones from the Anode (positive electrode), and positive ones to the Cathode (negative electrode)....   [tags: Papers] 1485 words
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The electrolysis of copper sulphate solution and copper electrodes - The electrolysis of copper sulphate solution and copper electrodes Introduction: For my GCSE Chemistry assessment I will be investigating the electrolysis of copper sulphate solution with the copper (ii) plates. Aim: My intention for this observation is to find out how the current has an effect on the mass of copper deposited in the electrolysis of copper sulphate and copper (ii) plates. Safety Precautions: In this investigation I will make sure that everything is as safe as possible and that there are no chances of accidents occurring....   [tags: GCSE Chemistry Coursework Investigation] 1255 words
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Copper as a Valuable Resource - Copper as a Valuable Resource Introduction: Copper is a valuable resource whose intricate steps from initially a raw product to ultimately the final product may be traced. The life of copper can be followed from its extraction, processing, and disposal. All of these steps, including the wastes produced, have an impact on human life and the environment. The developments of resources, such as copper, have helped change history. The environmental impacts of these changes may also be felt....   [tags: Essays Papers]
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An Investigation into Electrolysis - Copper Sulphate - An Investigation into Electrolysis - Copper Sulphate Introduction Decomposition caused by electricity is called electrolysis. The electrical energy causes a chemical change. When a salt is dissolved in water, its ions become free to move so the solution can be "electrolyzed." The products of the electrolysis depend on the chemical solution, its strength and the type of electrode. The cathode is negatively charged and therefore attracts to it positive ions. E.g. hydrogen. The more reactive substance stays in the solution whereas the less reactive is released and appears as a gas (hydrogen) or a coating of metal....   [tags: Papers] 1372 words
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The Factors that Affect the Mass of Copper - The Factors that Affect the Mass of Copper Background Information ====================== Electrolysis is the decomposition of a molten or aqueous compound by electricity. Electrolysis occurs only in liquids called electrolytes. Electrolytes are compounds, which conduct electricity when molten or dissolved in water, but not when they are in a solid state as the oppositely charged ions are held together by strong ionic bonds in a giant lattice and this means electricity cannot pass through it and the ions are unable to move....   [tags: Papers] 4314 words
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Copper Sulfide? Who Knows? - Objective: The objective of this lab was to calculate the ratio of the copper sulfur compound to conclude whether the compound is made of copper I or II. Procedure: <ol> <li value="1"> A copper coil was twisted. <li value="2"> The mass of the copper coil was found. <li value="3"> The copper coil was placed in a crucible. <li value="4"> A sulfer powder was added to the crucible to cover the copper coil. <li value="5"> The cover was placed on the crucible. <li value="6"> The Bunsen burner was lit....   [tags: Chemistry] 580 words
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Investigating The Electrolysis of Copper - Investigating The Electrolysis of Copper Two copper electrodes are cleaned, dried, weighed and attcahed to a power pack. One is attatched to the anode and the other is connected to the cathode. Then both the copper electrodes are placed in a beaker of copper sulphate solution (which is acting as the electrolyte) and the power pack is turned on. After a certain amount of time the copper electrodes are detached and the cathode washed in distilled water, then acetone and weighed when dry....   [tags: Papers] 462 words
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The Decomposition of Copper Carbonate - The Decomposition of Copper Carbonate Copper has two oxides, Cu2O, and CuO. Copper carbonate, CuCO3 decomposes on heating to form one of these oxides and an equation can be written for each possible reaction Equation 1: 2CuCO3 (s) [IMAGE] Cu2O (s) + 2CO2 (g) + 1/2O2 (g) Equation 2: CuCO3 (s) [IMAGE] CuO (s) + CO2 (g) The aim of this investigation is to prove which of these two equations is correct. From the equations above we can see that in both reactions gas is evolved and by collecting the volume of gas produced we can accurately say which reaction is taking place....   [tags: Papers] 1860 words
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The Electrolysis of Copper Sulphate - The Electrolysis of Copper Sulphate Aim Analyse and evaluate the quantity of Copper (Cu) metal deposited during the electrolysis of Copper Sulphate solution (CuSo4) using Copper electrodes, when certain variables were changed. Results Voltage across Concentration of solution electrode 0.5M 1.0M 2.0M 2 5.0 10.6 19.5 4 10.5 19.8 40.3 6 14.3 26.0 60.2 8 15.2 40.4 80.3 10 15.0 40.2 99.6 12 15.1 40.0 117.0 Analysing/Conclusion The input variables in this experiment are; concentration of the solution and the voltage across the electrodes....   [tags: Papers] 588 words
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Lead and Copper Rule at the Federal and State Levels - ... Water systems are required to monitor the sites every six months. Public Notification Two public notification clauses exist in the LCR. First is the Lead Consumer Notice, according to 40 CFR 141.86(g), lead testing results must be sent to consumers of the water supply within 30 days regardless of whether the AL was exceeded. Second is the Consumer Confidence Report, 40 CFR 141.154 states that all CWSs must offer educational material about lead in drinking water to consumers regardless of lead levels detected in the water supply (USEPA, 2011)....   [tags: Environment ]
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The Rate of Electrolysis Of Copper Chloride Solution - The Rate of Electrolysis Of Copper Chloride Solution Introduction We are going to find out what things affect the rate of Electrolysis and to find this out we will use Copper chloride salt dissolved in water to form a solution. The salt is dissolved in water becausechemical compounds when in a molten state or when dissolved in water exist in the form of ions that are capable of movement, meaning their molecules become dissociated into positively and negatively charged components, which have the property of conducting an electric current....   [tags: Papers] 1044 words
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Volume's Effect on a Copper Sulphate Solution - Volume's Effect on a Copper Sulphate Solution We are trying to find out if the current though a copper sulphate solutions volume is increased. To find this information out I shall perform an experiment using the following equipment; · 1 power pack · 1 beaker · 2 carbon rods for anode and cathode · 1 ammeter · 1 measuring cylinder · 2 crocodile clip wirers I shall also be using 60cm3 volume of copper sulphate in my preliminary results to decide upon the concentration of copper sulphate and the voltage I shall use....   [tags: Papers] 922 words
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Construction: Depletion of Copper, Tin, & Zinc - Construction: Depletion of Copper, Tin, & Zinc Building Construction procedures involve the erection of various types of structures. The major trend in present-day construction continues away from handcrafting at the building site and toward on-site assembly of even larger, more integrated subassemblies manufactured away from the site. Construction in the United States is the product of a diverse group of subindistries, with many individuals and organizations involved in the construction of a single structure, from the manufacture of necessary components to final assembly....   [tags: Geology] 1786 words
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Investigation of the Thermal Decomposition of Copper Carbonate - Investigation of the Thermal Decomposition of Copper Carbonate Aim: Copper has two oxides, Cu2O, and CuO. Copper carbonate, CuCO3 decomposes on heating to form one of these oxides and an equation can be written for each possible reaction Equation 1: 2CuCO3 (s) Cu2O (s) + 2CO2 (g) + O2 (g) Equation 2: CuCO3 (s) CuO (s) + CO2 (g) The aim of this experiment is to prove which equation is correct. This can be done by volumetric analysis i.e. calculating the volume of gas produced. This is then compared to the calculated volume of gas produced in each equation and the equation with the nearest volume of gas is correct....   [tags: GCSE Chemistry Coursework Investigation]
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Determining the Correct Equation for the Decomposition of Copper Carbonate - Determining the Correct Equation for the Decomposition of Copper Carbonate Introduction and background information: Important points to note: ‘At room temperature, 25°C and atmospheric pressure at 1 atmosphere, I mole of any gas will occupy a volume of 24 dm³.’ We will need this to work out how much copper carbonate to decompose to obtain a sufficient amount of carbon dioxide gas. To work out the amount of copper carbonate to use I will need to use the following equations: Number of moles = Mass / Mr PV = nRT P = Pressure V = Volume n = Number of moles R = Gas constant T = Temperature We can substitute n (number of moles) with the first equation to get: PV = (mass/Mr) x RT When rearranged this gives: Mass = (Mr x PV) / RT This will allow me to work out the mass needed....   [tags: Papers] 784 words
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An Investigation Into The Effect Of An Electric Current On Copper Sulphate Solution - An Investigation Into The Effect Of An Electric Current On Copper Sulphate Solution Aim In this experiment my aim is to enforce and develop ideas about the investigation into the effect of an electrical current through copper sulphate solution. Safety - Electricity is dangerous - Aware of coppers sharp edges - Long hair tied back - Use of acids in experiment Diagram 1) Weigh the cathode 2) Set up apparatus below 3) After a minute, remove the copper and shake off the excess copper sulphate solution....   [tags: GCSE Chemistry Coursework Investigation] 767 words
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Investigation to Identify the Formula of Hydrated Copper Sulphate - Investigation to Identify the Formula of Hydrated Copper Sulphate Aim: I plan to investigate the formula of Hydrated Copper Sulphate and, more importantly, what x stands for in the formula (CuSO4.xH2O). This will tell me how many molecules of water surround each molecule of Copper Sulphate. To do this I plan to work out the amount of water a set mass of Hydrated Copper Sulphate loses when it becomes anhydrous. I will work this out by measuring the difference in mass between the two states....   [tags: Papers] 1583 words
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The Method of Extracting Copper and Gold by Bacterial Leaching - The Method of Extracting Copper and Gold by Bacterial Leaching The methods of extracting gold and copper have significant differences and therefore require separate attention. Prior to leaching occurring, either a tailings pile must be built up upon a base of impermeable rock or a series of holes drilled into the ore, to provide access for the bacteriaα. [IMAGE] At process one the bacteria thiobacillus ferro-oxidans and thiobacillus thio-oxidans, naturally occurring bacteria that obtain the energy that they need to survive by oxidising Fe2+ and S2- ionsα, are added to the copper ore....   [tags: Papers] 987 words
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Investigating the Effect of Copper Sulphate on Amylase Activity - Investigating the Effect of Copper Sulphate on Amylase Activity Aim The aim of my experiment is to observe the affect on amylase when adding copper sulphate to a starch solution. Introduction Enzymes are that act as catalysts, in other words they increase the rate of chemical reactions. Consider the following general reaction between two substances, A and B, which react together to form a product, substance C: A + B = C In biological systems, this reaction might occur very slowly, or not at all, in the absence of an enzyme....   [tags: Papers] 3341 words
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The Unwavering Character of James Fenimore Copper's Deerslayer - The Unwavering Character of James Fenimore Copper's Deerslayer James Fenimore Copper presents Deerslayer as a man of integrity, virtue, and honor. He is a warrior who lives by his word. Even if the situation places his life in jeopardy, he refuses to abandon what he believes in and what he says he will do. Deerslayer’s greatest display of character and honor is seen when he refuses to compromise his standards even though it threatens his life. After saving Hist from the Hurons, Deerslayer was taken captive by them....   [tags: Character Analysis, Deerslayer] 325 words
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Investigating How the Current Affects The Mass Of Copper Collected At The Cathode - Investigating How the Current Affects The Mass Of Copper Collected At The Cathode Aim: The aim of this investigation is to find out how current affects the amount of copper formed at the cathode, when using copper sulphate solution and graphite electrodes. Pre-test Results: For my pre-test, I have gathered the following results: Current Volume of Copper Sulphate Time Mass of cathode before Mass of cathode after 20.2 mA 50ml3 3 minutes 3.25g 3.27g 0.1A 50ml3 3 minutes 3.11g 3.12g 0.2A 40ml3 4 minutes 3.12g 3.14g 0.4A 25ml3 5 minutes 3.14g 3.17g 0.6A 50ml3 5 minutes 3.17g 3.19g 1A 30ml3 4 minutes 3.21g 3.24g From the pre- test, I have decided: v Time: 5 minutes v Volume of Copper Sulphate Solution: 50 ml3 v Beaker size: 100ml3 v Range of Currents: 0.1A, 0.2A, 0.3A, 0.4A, 0.6A....   [tags: Papers] 2038 words
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Investigation of the Factor that Affects the Change in Temperature Between Iron and Copper Sulphate - Investigation of the Factor that Affects the Change in Temperature Between Iron and Copper Sulphate In this investigation I am going to investigate a factor that effects the change in temperature between copper sulphate solution and iron filings. The variable involved in this investigation are: · The volume of copper sulphate · The mass of iron filings added · Rise in temperature · Concentration of the copper sulphate In this in investigation my input variable that I am going to change will be the mass of iron filings that I will place into the copper sulphate solution to see how the change in mass effects the rise in temperature of the solution....   [tags: Papers] 2236 words
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Speciation and Origin of Particulate Copper in Runoff Water from a Mediterranean Vineyard Catchment - Speciation and Origin of Particulate Copper in Runoff Water from a Mediterranean Vineyard Catchment Fungicide treatments have led to large copper contents of the topsoils of most vineyards. This paper examines the contamination of surface waters by copper in a Mediterranean wine-growing catchment. Its aims were to characterise the forms of copper associated with suspended matter during a heavy autumn storm event and to identify which soils contribute the most to the copper exports. 1. Introduction Copper has been used to protect vines against fungus disease since the end o the eighteenth century ( affor-gue,1928)....   [tags: Papers] 4356 words
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The Factors that Affect the Temperature Change Between Copper Sulphate and Iron Filings - The Factors that Affect the Temperature Change Between Copper Sulphate and Iron Filings Aim The aim of this piece of coursework is toinvestigate the factors that affect the temperature change between Copper Sulphate and Iron filings. Affecting factors Ø The concentration of Copper Sulphate Solution (CuSO4) Ø The amount of Iron filings (Fe) used I have chosen to experiment using the 1st factor I will have to change the concentration of the Copper Sulphate Solution (CuSO4) Prediction I predict that the higher the concentration of CuSO4 the higher the concentration the higher the temperature rise....   [tags: Papers] 623 words
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The Effects of the Distance Between Two Plates in Copper Solution on the Current - The Effects of the Distance Between Two Plates in Copper Solution on the Current Introduction I am investigating the relationship between the distance between two metal plates in a copper sulphate solution and the effect it has on the electrical current across the two plates. Scientific Knowledge Resistance is the amount a substance resists the flow of charge flowing through it. How Resistant a substance is depends on 4 things: 1. The length of the wire- the longer the wire the bigger the resistance; if you double the length you double the resistance....   [tags: Papers] 1564 words
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Comparing the Solubility's of Copper Sulphate, Sodium Chloride and Potassium Nitrate - Comparing the Solubility's of Copper Sulphate, Sodium Chloride and Potassium Nitrate Comparing the solubility's of copper sulphate, sodium chloride and potassium nitrate Background Information Molecular solids (sugar) and ionic solids (salts) both dissolve in water. However, they both dissolve in different ways. The intermolecular forces holding molecules of sugar together are relatively weak so when sugar is placed in water these bonds are broken and individual C12H22O11 molecules are released into solution....   [tags: Papers] 968 words
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Investigating How Length and Width of Copper Wire Affect the Current of a Circuit - Investigating How Length and Width of Copper Wire Affect the Current of a Circuit Task: To investigate how length and width of copper wire affect on the current of a circuit. Prediction: In this experiment, the input variable will be changing the length of the copper wire used in the experiment, and also the SWG of the wire, which means the width of the wire. By changing this variable, the current the circuit will vary. With my knowledge in science and some research on the factors that affect a circuit's resistance....   [tags: Papers] 1172 words
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Determining the Effects of Copper Sulphate Concentration on the Germination of Broad Bean Seeds - Determining the Effects of Copper Sulphate Concentration on the Germination of Broad Bean Seeds Index ===== Page/s ------ Aim - 1 Introduction ------------ - 1-7 Null Hypothesis - 8 Alternative Hypothesis - 8 Variables - 8 Apparatus - 9 Method ------ - 9-10 Safety - 10 Fig 8: Table Showing Number of Cress Seeds That Germinated at Different Concentrations of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Raw Data - 11 Calculating the Standard Deviation for Each Concentration of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Raw Data - 12-16 Fig 9: Table Showing Standard Deviation of Number of Cress Seeds That Germinated at Different Concentrations of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Raw Data - 17 Calculating the Standard Error for Each Concentration of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Raw Data - 18-20 Calculating the Upper and Lower Limits (Error Bars) for Each Concentration of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Raw Data - 21-23 Index ===== Page/s ------ Fig 10: Table Showing Standard Error and Upper and Lower Limits of Number of Cress Seeds That Germinated at Different Concentrations of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Raw Data - 24 Calculating the Log Values of Concentrations of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Raw Data - 25 Fig 11: Graph Showing Mean Number of Cress Seeds That Germinated at Different Concentrations of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) with Upper and Lower Limits – Raw Data - 26 Fig 12: Table Showing Number of Cress Seeds That Germinated at Different Concentrations of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Anomalous Data - 27 Calculating the Standard Deviation for Each Concentration of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Anomalous Data - 28 Calculating the Standard Error for Each Concentration of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Anomalous Data - 29 Calculating the Upper and Lower Limits (Error Bars) for Each Concentration of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Anomalous Data - 30 Fig 13: Table Showing Standard Deviation of Number of Cress Seeds That Germinated at Different Concentrations of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Anomalous Data - 31 Fig 14: Table Showing Standard Error and Upper and Lower Limits of Number of Cress Seeds That Germinated at Different Concentrations of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) – Anomalous Data - 31 Index ===== Page/s ------ Fig 15: Graph Showing Mean Number of Cress Seeds That Germinated at Different Concentrations of Cu2+ Ions (mg/l) with Upper and Lower Limits – Anomalous Data - 32 Analysis -------- - 33 Conclusion - 33-35 Accept or Reject Null Hypothesis - 35 Sources of Error - 36 Reliability - 37 Further Experiments - 37 Appendix - 38-39 Aim === The aim of this experiment is to determine what effect an increase in copper sulphate concentration will have on the germination of broad bean seeds....   [tags: Papers] 5628 words
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To investigate the temperature change in a displacement reaction between Copper Sulphate Solution and Zinc Powder - To investigate the temperature change in a displacement reaction between Copper Sulphate Solution and Zinc Powder Preliminary Experiment: Correlating Magnesium Powder and Copper Sulphate Solution ========================================================= I will mix 4cm of Magnesium ribbon and 50cm³ of Copper Sulphate Solution into a polystyrene cup until I find a reaction. =============================================================== Prediction ========== The magnesium will displace the copper and the temperature will rise....   [tags: GCSE Chemistry Coursework Investigation] 1074 words
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Investigating the Temperature Change in a Displacement Reaction between Copper Sulphate Solution and Zinc Powder - Investigating the Temperature Change in a Displacement Reaction between Copper Sulphate Solution and Zinc Powder I will mix 4cm of Magnesium ribbon and 50cm³ of Copper Sulphate Solution into a polystyrene cup until I find a reaction. The magnesium will displace the copper and the temperature will rise. Magnesium + Copper Sulphate → Copper + Magnesium ------------------------------------------------ Mg + CuSO4 → Cu + MgSO4 Hypothesis ========== The Magnesium will displace the Copper and rise in temperature because it is more reactive and it is an exothermic reaction....   [tags: Papers] 1005 words
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Susan Cooper - Susan Cooper has been writing for over 30 years. In this time she has written numerous newspaper articles, books for children and adults, screenplays for TV, the cinema and a Broadway play. As a writer she is hard to classify, what is universally accepted is that she is a writer with extraordinary gifts. Born in Burnham, Buckinghamshire, England in May 1935, Susan Cooper attended Slough High School before going up to Oxford University. At Somerville College she read English. During her time at Oxford she was the first woman ever to edit the University magazine, Cherwell....   [tags: Writer Biography Cooper Author] 1304 words
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Analysis of Cooper Industries - Analysis of Cooper Industries OVERVIEW: Cooper Industries is a broadly diversified manufacturer of electrical and general industrial products, and energy related machinery and equipment. The company operates in three different business segments with 21 separate profit centers. These segments include electrical and electronic, commercial and industrial, compression, drilling and energy equipment. The product line is consisted of cheap fuses to $3 million compressor tribune sets along with products such as hand tools and light fixtures....   [tags: Cooper Industries Business Management Essays] 610 words
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The Task by William Cowper - ... The friends maintained earnest accountability through correspondence, and Cowper discovered a new confidence in his writing of poetry (Piper 97). Even through subsequent bouts of depression, Cowper continued to pen his transparency. His introspection and dedication to the honest examination of the human condition and its connection with the wonder of creation and nature is a timeless refreshment. Spirituality was very important to Cowper. His depression resulted in a lack of spiritual grounding....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]
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The Impact of International Relations between China and Zambia - ... (before it was privatized) is Zambia, and Zambia is Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Ltd” (Craig 2001). The entity of Zambia, therefore, is the copper industry. If the copper industry falters, then this direct relationship consequently causes Zambian profits to also falter. As with any other influential foreign involvement, turmoil among the locals inevitably emerges. The tensions rising from the poor working conditions imposed by the Chinese in the copper mines, in relation to layoffs, and inequities, sparked further opposition politically....   [tags: International Government ]
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Effects of the French and Indian War on Diversified Groups in "The Last of the Mohicans" by James Fenimore Cooper - The Last of the Mohicans, by James Fenimore Cooper, describes the effects of the French and Indian War on a diversified group of people. Cooper describes the quest of three friends, Hawkeye, Chingachgook and Uncas, to deliver two young women, Cora and Alice, to their father. As they attempt to carry out this mission, the group encounters groups of Indians who interrupt and threaten their success. As the novel progresses, many characters’ virtues are put to the test, namely their loyalty. Throughout the novel, Cooper shows a character’s loyalty to be interwoven with their courage and steadfastness....   [tags: Last of the Mohicans, James Fenimore Cooper, loyal] 1093 words
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Chemistry Experiment - Chemistry Experiment How does the change in the electric current used in the electrolysis of copper sulphate solution affect the mass of copper deposited on the copper electrodes. Aim --- The aim of this experiment is to find out whether the mass of copper deposited on copper electrodes during the electrolysis of copper sulphate solution changes when the current used to electrolyse the solution is increased. Hypothesis ---------- I predict that if the current used to electrolyse the copper sulphate solution is increased, then the mass of copper deposited on the copper cathode will increase....   [tags: Papers] 2189 words
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The Sequence Of Chemical Reactions - The Sequence of Chemical Reactions INTRODUCTION This experiment was to recover the most amount of copper after it is subjected to a sequence of reactions. The copper is originally in solid form, but the reactions will turn it into free Cu+2 ions floating in solution. The ions will then be regrouped to form solid copper once again. During this process, however, some of the Cu+2 ions may be lost. The copper will subjected to changes in pH and heat. These steps were responsible for the breakdown and reconstruction of the copper....   [tags: essays research papers] 634 words
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An Investigation into the Displacement of Metals - An Investigation into the Displacement of Metals Aim: I am investigating how the mass of iron fillings affects the mass of copper displaced from copper sulphate. Apparatus: Iron filings, copper sulphate, beaker, stirring rod, goggles, scale, filter funnel, filter paper, evaporation dish. The variable that I will be changing is the mass of Iron Filings (in grams) added to the Copper Sulphate. Plan: 1. Collect all appropriate apparatus and then set up. 2. Carefully pour 20cm³ of Copper Sulphate into a beaker....   [tags: Papers] 926 words
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Chemistry Case Study - Chemistry Case Study We are the research chemist at Valentines metal extraction company. We have received the following letter: Dear Sirs, We have just discovered a blue mineral which we believe contains a copper compound. Could you please analyse the sample we have enclosed to see if there is any copper in it and see if it can be extracted. Yours Sincerely Freddie Jones I am sure that there is copper in the compound as it is a blue colour. All compounds that are blue or green contain copper in them....   [tags: Papers] 970 words
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Cooper Case - Early in 1972 Nicholson dad to fend off a take over attempt by H.K. Porter Company Inc., which controlled 30.5% of the company's stock. Porter made a cash tender offer to stockholders. However, Porter did not get enough stock to take over Nicholson. In trying to fight the takeover Nicholson made several merger overtures to other companies like VLN Corp. A few years back, it had rejected an offer from Cooper Industries. Cooper Industries & Nicholson Cooper was interested in Nicholson because of its competitive strength in the hand tools industry....   [tags: Business Case Study Analysis] 1384 words
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Susan Cooper and Native Activism - In her book Spirited Encounters, Cooper mentioned “during her young adult life and through her museum career, she is interested in “Native activism,” especially “protests that focused on museums” (xv). According to her, Native Americans were protesting the museums in hoping that museums would give them back items that were once belong to them and their ancestors. For example, Native Americans’ request to get back Alcatraz Island from the government was denied even though it was supposed to be theirs from the beginning (8)....   [tags: Spirited Encounters] 1787 words
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Electrolysis - Electrolysis How is the amount of copper deposited affected by the voltage. Aim The aim of this experiment is to find out what effect the change in voltage has upon the amount of copper deposited in 5 minutes. The voltages I will be using are 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12volts; I will use these voltages because they are the only ones available on the power pack. I am doing the experiment for 5 minutes because it is enough time to get a result and it is short enough for doing 6 voltages in one lesson....   [tags: Papers] 593 words
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Investigating Electrolysis - Investigating Electrolysis INTRODUCTION: In this experiment I will be investigating how the amount of copper affects the mass of the cathode. I will do this experiment twice so that I have an average of my results so that they are accurate. I have already done my preliminary work and from it, I have noticed that I will have to make some changes with the method of my experiment. AIM: In this experiment, I intend to find out how much copper in the solution affects the mass of the cathode....   [tags: Papers] 4217 words
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