An easy introduction to chemistry by George SparkesAn easy introduction to chemistry by George Sparkes

An easy introduction to chemistry

byGeorge Sparkes

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1846. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... 177 appendix. List Of The Articles Required To Perform The Experiments Directed In This Work. A Brass Blowpipe, best 7s., common Alder, or Box Charcoal, £ lb. A Crucible, containing 2 fluid ounces A small Magnet Six Glass Tubes, containing f3 vi. each Berlin Capsule, 6d. to Alum, 1 lb. Sulphate of Soda, lb. Ferrocyanide of Potassium, 1 dr. Ferridcyanide of ditto, ditto Chromate of Potass, ditto Bismuth, ditto---Camphor, ditto Sulphate of Potass, ditto Chlorate of Potass, ditto Oxide of Manganese, oz. Sal Ammoniac, ditto Sugar of Lead, 1 oz. Zinc, 11 oz. Chalk, 1 oz. Sulphate of Copper, £ oz. Red Lead, J oz. Glass of Borax, £ oz. Effloresced Carbonate of Soda, ditto Corrosive Sublimate, 20 grs.--0 1 Sulphate of Magnesia, 10 grs. " Zinc, ditto I--0 2 White Arsenic, ditto J Nitrate of Potass, 1 dr.---0 1 " Baryta, ditto,, Strontia, ditto Galena, a few fragments Iron Pyrites, ditto-Uric Acid, 10 grs.-A Leaf of Gold, per book Refined Silver, 1 dr.-Tin Foil, £ sheet-Copper Wire (fine), 1 yard-Litmus Paper, a piece In Corked Phials. Quicklime, 1 oz.----0 1 Iodine, 5 grs.-----0 1 Rectified Spirits of Wine, 1 fluid ounce-0 4 Microcosmic Salt, 2 drs.--. Q U Hydriodate of Potass, ditto---0 4 Quicksilver, £ oz.----0 1£ In Stopper Bottles. Strong Liquid Ammonia, 1 fluid ounce-0 6 Nitrate of Cobalt, J fluid ounce--0 6 Sulphuric Acid, 2 fluid ounces--0 4 Nitric Acid, ditto----0 9 Muriatic Acid, ditto----0 6 Phials, from ld. to 2d. each. Stoppered ditto, from 6d. to Is. each The above chemicals come much cheaper if bought in larger quantities. N.B.--When tubes cannot be procured, wine-glasses will serve in those experiments where heat is not directed to be applied. Where it is, a clean Florence flask will answer the purpose. Weights ...

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Title:An easy introduction to chemistryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:52 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.11 inPublished:January 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217170536

ISBN - 13:9780217170536

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