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Stoichiometry
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Stoichiometry

What is stoichiometry? Definition: Stoichiometry refers to the theory of calculating or calculating the relative mass composition of reactants (starting materials) and products (resulting substances) in chemical reactions. In other words, stoichiometry is used in chemistry to understand chemical reactions in relation to the real proportions of the substances involved in the chemical reaction.

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The hummingbird - profile

Characteristics Name: Hummingbird Latin name: Trochilidae Class: birds Size: 10 - 20cm Weight: 10 - 30g Age: 2 - 6 years Appearance: colorful plumage Sex dimorphism: no Diet type: nectar eater (nectarivor) / insectivore (insectivorous) Food: nectar, insects Distribution: North America, Central America, South America origin: unknown sleep-wake cycle: diurnal habitat: semi-deserts, rain forest, deciduous forests natural enemies: birds of prey, snakes sexual maturity: after approx.
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The Koboldmaki - Wanted poster

Character Name: Leprechaun Lilac Latin Name: Tarsiidae Class: Mammals Size: about 15cm Weight: 50 - 150g Age: 3 - 10 years Appearance: brown-gray coat Sex Dimorphism: Yes Diet type: Carnivore Food: Insects, fish, small vertebrates Distribution: Southeast Asia Original Origin: unknown Sleep / wake cycle: nocturnal Habitat: Tropical Rainforest Natural enemies: Slugs, birds of prey, snakes Sexual maturity: from the second year of mating: October - December gestation period: 170 - 190 days Litter size: 1 cub Social behavior: loner Threatened by extinction: Yes You can find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
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The cuckoo - Wanted poster

Characteristics Name: Cuckoo Other names: Gauch Latin name: Cuculus canorus Class: Birds Size: about 30cm Weight: about 120g Age: 6 - 10 years Appearance: light gray to dark gray Gender Diminition: Yes Nutrition Type: Insectivore (insectivorous) Food: Insects Distribution: Europe, Asia native origin: Eurasia sleep-wake-rhythm: diurnal habitat: unspecific natural enemies: birds of prey, marten, fox sexual maturity: from the second year of life mating season: March - June egg-laying: 10 - 20 eggs social behavior: loner endangered : No You can find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia.
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The Lemur - Wanted Poster

Characteristics Name: Lemur Other Names: Katta Latin Name: Lemuriformes Class: Mammals Size: 30 - 40cm Weight: 2 - 3kg Age: 6 - 12 years Appearance: Black and white coat Sex Dimorphism: Yes Diet type: Omnivorous Food: Leaves, Distribution: Madagascar, Comoros origin: Madagascar sleep-wake-up-rhythm: nocturnal habitat: dense forests natural enemies: birds of prey, snakes, fossa sexual maturity: ca.
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The Condor - Wanted poster

Characteristics Name: Kondor Other names: / Latin name: Vultur Class: birds Size: about 1.0 - 1.2m Weight: 7 - 12kg Age: 20 - 50 years Appearance: species-dependent Sex Dimorphism: yes Diet type: scavenger (necrophagous) Food: dead animals Origin: South America Sleep Awake: nocturnal or nocturnal Habitat: high mountains Natural enemies: / Sexual maturity: about the age of five Mating season: March - April Incubation period: 55 - 65 days Litter size: 1 - 2 eggs Social behavior: Loner Endangered: partially endangered You will find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
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The carp - profile

Characteristics Name: carp Latin name: Cyprinus carpio Class: fish Size: 30 - 120cm Weight: 5 - 25kg Age: 10 - 40 years Appearance: brown, gray or greenish dandruff (depending on species) Sex dimorphism: no Nutrition type: predominantly Insectivore (insectivore ) Food: insects, snails, worms Origin: Europe Sleep Awakening: active in the daytime Habitat: rivers and freshwater lakes Natural predators: predatory fish, herons, cormorants Sexual maturity: around the age of three or four Pairing time: March - June Oviposition: up to 1.5 million eggs Social behavior: Swarm Animal Threatened to extinction: Yes You can find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
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The Iguana - Wanted Poster

Characteristics Name: Iguana Latin name: Iguana iguana Class: reptile Size: 50cm - 200cm Weight: 3 - 7kg Age: 5 - 15 years Appearance: green, black, orange, blue Sex Dimorphismus: Yes Nutrition Type: Insectivore (herbivore) / herbivore (herbivor ) Food: Insects, Plants Distribution: Central America, South America Original Origin: Central America Sleep / wake cycle: diurnal Habitat: Rainforest Natural enemies: Birds of prey Sexual maturity: from 12 - 24 months Mating season: December - January Oviposition: 30 - 50 eggs Social behavior: loner Threatened by extinction: Yes You can find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
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The laurel deciduous tree

Characteristics Name: Laurel Latin name: Laurus nobilis Number of Species: 3 Origin: originally West Asia Fruits: black berries Flowering Period: April - June Height: 1 - 15m Age:? Characteristics of the bark: gray Properties of the wood: light brown Locations of the tree: nutrient-rich soils Leaf: elliptic, tapering, up to 10cm long Interesting about the laurel tree The laurels describe its own, three-species genus of evergreen shrubs or small trees within the laurel family which can grow up to fifteen feet high.
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The newt - Wanted poster

Characteristics Name: Newt Latin name: Caudata (caudal) Class: amphibians Size: 7 - 11cm Weight: 10 - 100g Age: up to 20 years Appearance: different color variations possible: green, gray, orange, brown or black Gender demimorphism: yes Nutrition type: Insectivore (insektivor) Food: Insects, worms Distribution: Europe, North America Original Origin: unknown Sleep / wake cycle: nocturnal Habitat: pond, pools, creeks, flood areas Natural enemies: fish, snakes, birds Sexual maturity:?
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The Mars

The most important facts and figures about the planet Mars Characteristics: The Mars Mars Data Planetary type Planetary planet Number of moons 2 Numbering Fourth planet in the solar system Distance to the sun 227.900.000 km Orbital time around the sun ca. 687 days Duration of light ca. 13min Distance to earth 225.300.000 km planetary rings no neighbor planet Earth and Jupiter circumference 21.
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The cockatiel - profile

Characteristics Name: Cockatiel More names: Cockatiel Latin Name: Nymphicus hollandicus Class: Birds Size: 30 - 35cm Weight: 80 - 110g Age: 10 - 20 years Appearance: gray plumage, yellow face mask, orange-red spot on both ears Sex dimorphism: Yes Nutrition Type: Grain Eater (granivor) Food: Seeds and grains of various plants Distribution: Australia Original Origin: Australia Sleep / wake cycle: diurnal Habitat: unspecified Natural enemies: Snakes Sexual maturity: towards the end of the first year Mating season: all year Breeding: about 21 days Clutch size : 3 - 6 eggs Social Behavior: School Animal Critically Endangered: No You can find more profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
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The polar fox - Wanted poster

Characteristics Name: Arctic foxe Other names: Fox, Snow Fox, White Fox Latin name: Vulpes lagobus Class: Mammals Size: 60 - 90 cm Weight: 4 - 5 kg Age: 3 - 5 years Appearance: snow-white winter coat, brown summer coat Gender demimorphism: Yes Diet type: Omnivorous (omnivor) food: carrion, berries, insects, lemmings, ptarmigan, bird eggs distribution: Alaska, North America, Greenland, Scandinavia, Russia original origin: unknown sleep-wake cycle: daylight and dusk habitat: tundra, snow desert natural enemies: Polar bear, Polar Wolf Sexual maturity: towards the end of the first year Mating time: March - April gestation period: 50 - 55 days Litter size: 5 - 12 young Social behavior: family group Critically endangered: No You can find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia.
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The Mungo - Wanted poster

Characteristics Name: Mongoose Other names: Indian Mongoose or Lesser Mongoose Latin name: Herpestes edwardsii or Herpestes javanicus Class: Mammals Size: 40 - 60cm Weight: 1 - 4kg Age: 5 - 10 years Appearance: gray-brown coat, lighter peritoneum Sex dimorphism: No Diet type: predominantly carnivore Food: small mammals, reptiles, fish or amphibians Distribution: Africa, Asia, Southern Europe Primary Origin: unknown Sleep / wake cycle: active in the daytime Habitat: steppe, forest, semi-desert, desert, natural savanna Enemies: Eagle, Leopard, Snake, Waran Sexual maturity: with the second year of age Mating time:?
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Mercury

Introduction to the planet Mercury Mercury is the smallest planet in the solar system and at the same time the celestial body, with the shortest distance to the sun. As a rock planet, Mercury circles the sun in just 88 days. The temperatures are between -170 ° C and + 425 ° C. On no other planet in the solar system do temperatures fluctuate in such a wide range.
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The penguin - Wanted poster

Characteristics Name: Pinguin Latin name: Spheniscidae Class: birds Size: 40 - 120cm Weight: 10 - 40kg Age: 10 - 20 years Appearance: white, black Sex Dimorphism: yes Nutrition Type: predominantly fish eater (piscivor) Food: fish, krill, squid dispersal : Southern hemisphere original provenance: unknown sleep-wake-rhythm: diurnal habitat: ocean natural enemies: shark, seal, orca sexual maturity: 2 - 5 years mating season: all year breeding season: 30 - 60 days egg laying: 1 - 3 eggs social behavior: colony-forming Of extinction threatened: Yes You can find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
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The coelacanth - profile

Characteristics Name: Coelacanth Latin name: Coelacanthiformes class: fish size: max. 2m Length of body Weight: up to 100kg Age: 25 - 100 years Appearance: greyish to bluish scales Sex dimorphism: No Diet type: Fish eater (piscivor) Food: smaller fish, eels Distribution: Indian Ocean Primary Origin: unknown Sleep / wake cycle: nocturnal Habitat : Ocean natural enemies: shark sexual maturity:?
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The Russelspringer - Wanted poster

Characteristics Name: Common skipper Other names: / Latin name: Macroscelididae Class: mammals Size: 10 - 30cm (excluding tail) Weight: 20 - 300g Age: 1 - 4 years Appearance: dependent on species (gray, brown or sandy coat) Sex dimorphism: species dependent Diet type: Omnivore Food: Ants, Berries, Beetles, Seeds, Spiders Distribution: Africa Origin: Africa Sleep / wake cycle: nocturnal and nocturnal (species dependent) Habitat: Savanna, Steppe, Semidesert, Desert natural enemies: Barn owl , Serpents Sexual maturity:?
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The Red Kite - Wanted Poster

Characteristics Name: Rotmilan Other names: Roter Milan, Gabelweihe, Konigsweihe Latin name: Milvus milvus Class: birds Size: max. 70cm Weight: about 1kg Age: 5 - 10 years Looks: red-brown breast plumage Sex dimorphism: yes Nutrition type: omnivore Food: rodents like mice and rats, field hamsters, songbirds, fish Distribution: Europe Original Origin: Central Europe Sleep-wake Rhythm: diurnal Habitat: open fields as a hunting ground Natural enemies: eagle owl, hawk Sexual maturity: at the age of two Mating season: March - April Breeding time: 30 - 34 days Nest size: 2 - 4 eggs Social behavior: group-forming Critically endangered: yes Further profiles of animals you find in the animal lexicon.
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The swan - profile

Character Name: Swan Latin Name: Cygnus olor Class: Birds Size: 1,1 - 1,6m Weight: 7 - 12kg Age: 10 - 20 years Appearance: white plumage Sex Dimorphism: No Nutrition Type: mainly herbivore (herbivor) Food: Aquatic Plants, Fishes, Frogs, Shells, Snails Distribution: Europe, Asia, North America Original Origin: Sleep-wake-up-Rhythm: diurnal Habitat: nutrient-rich lakes Natural enemies: Fox Sexual maturity: with 3 - 5 years Mating season: March - May Incineration time: approx.
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The Skate - Wanted Poster

Characteristics Name: Ray Latin name: Batoidea Class: Cartilaginidae Size: up to 7m Weight: up to 3000kg (Manta Rays) Age: 5 - 20 years Appearance: Species Sex dimorphism: No Diet type: Fish eater (piscivor) Food: Fish, crayfish, shells Distribution : worldwide origin: unknown sleep-wake-up-rhythm: diurnal or dusk-active habitat: seabed natural enemies: / sexual maturity: from the third to fifth year of mating:?
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