Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 1 - The Nature of Chemistry - Questions for Review and Thought - Review Questions - Page 41a: 6


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Medicine is an example where purity is important. Drugs that are not pure can be less effective and may even be dangerous for the patient. When doing precise measurements in lab, purity is also important. For example, if you are doing a titration with impure chemicals, the results may be misleading.
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