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The Chemistry Book is a wiki written for high school students located in California or students using the textbook entitled World of Chemistry by Zumdahl, Zumdahl, and DeCoste. All materials were developed to correlate with the Chemistry Content Standards for California.


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Thomas Samuel Kuhn (1922-1996) was an influential philosopher of science of the twentieth century after suggesting science progresses through stages of stability (normal phases) and academic revolutions.<ref>Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy</ref>His 1962 work entitled The Structure of Scientific Revolutions is a seminal work on scientific change and popularized the term paradigm. <ref>The Tech online edition. MIT.</ref>

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Main article: Absolute zero

Absolute zero is the zero point temperature in Kelvin and Rankine temperature scales in which there is no motion. As heat is added to the system then motion increases, and may be measured by a thermometer.
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Manganese was discovered by Johann Gahn (1745 – 1818), a Swedish chemist.
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