TITLE

Abegg's rule of eight (1904) Chemistry

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Dictionary of Theories;2002, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Abegg's rule of eight" is presented. It refers to a rule named after chemist Richard Abegg. The rule states that the sum of the negative and positive valencies of a chemical element is eight. It is applicable only to non-metallic elements.
ACCESSION #
40421316

 

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