March is National Kidney Month, which means that it is time to spread awareness about the risks of kidney disease and how you can keep your kidneys healthy! Ever since 2011, kidney disease has ranked as the ninth leading cause of death in the United States. Incredibly, there are more than 20 million adults in the U.S. that are living with chronic kidney disease (CKD), and yet most of these people have no idea that their kidneys are in danger.
H is a state function because E, P, V are state functions, so it depends only on the difference between H final and H initial; enthalpy change of a reaction (heat of a reaction) always refers to final minus initial or products minus reactants; therefore, the sign of delta H indicates whether heat is absorbed or released in the change; imagine heat as a reactant or product
Maharajah Dalip Singh (1838 – 1893) dressed for a State function, c.1875. Later nicknamed the Black Prince of Perthshire, he was the last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire. He came to power after a series of intrigues, in which several other claimants to the throne & the Koh-i-Noor diamond, killed each other. After his exile to Britain at age 13 following the British annexation of the Punjab, he was befriended by Queen Victoria. In 1850, the Koh-i-noor Diamond was confiscated by the British.
Serving as municipal leader, state legislator is juggling act - “The additional role is making me a better municipal leader. I have learned how the state functions and it has helped me see how well our town runs." Read more: http://www.norwichbulletin.com/news/20170429/serving-as-municipal-leader-state-legislator-is-juggling-act #CT #Connecticut #Ctgov #Ctpolitics #Government #Politics
Speed Answering: An Engaging Test Prep Review for Constructed Response
Engaging test prep review with constructed response reading questions. This review works well with the new rigorous state tests. Read the post for a detailed description and FREE download of printable directions.