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Enthalpy and chemical energy

  1. Feb 25, 2009 #1
    Hi there.

    Is the chemical energy in melocules stored in the chemical bonds between the atoms?
     
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  3. Feb 25, 2009 #2

    alxm

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    Yes.

    Edit: But since the title of your question includes the word 'enthalpy', I should probably clarify that chemical bonding energy does contain entropy as well.
     
    Last edited: Feb 25, 2009
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