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12: Chapter 12 - Hydrogen

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    • 12.1: Chemistry of Hydrogen (Z=1)
      Hydrogen is one of the most important elements in the world. It is all around us. It is a component of water (H2O), fats, petroleum, table sugar (C6H12O6), ammonia (NH3), and hydrogen peroxide (H2O2)—things essential to life, as we know it.  This module will explore several aspects of the element and how they apply to the world.