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When am I going to use chemistry in the real world NOT including in a job?

I hate chemistry so much I don't know why I have to learn chemistry!!!! Am I ever going to use in a daily life?

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Making sure you don't mix cleaners bleach and ammonia which can kill you.

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I did this once by accident. Wow!
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Mustard m gas, oh no!
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College, definately. Youll also need it as a parent!

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Didn't he say not including jobs and such?
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Chemistry is applied in real world scenarios such as preparing food, lighting a matchbox, the octane of gasoline's and the clothes we wear among others. The importance of chemistry is all round starting from the food you eat, how it works in the body and the way it functions in the body. Chemistry is also applied in conjunction with other subjects such as physics and biological principles.

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Relationships require Fe and Na, plus a lot of H2O!

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It's kinda like the biological chart and you won't look dumb if your kids ask you about stuff like H2O (water) Who knows, but all knowledge is power! :)

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Nursing school and doctors are required to score very well in Chemistry. Do you know what kind of career you want after graduation?

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Didn't he say not for jobs and such?
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Automotive mechanic
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Oh sorry; guess I didn't read the question correctly.
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Yeah some people can't read
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Lmao.
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You use it when you take a shower, cook food, do laundry, clean the house go to school. Shall I continue???????

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One question when am I going to use the math to do all of this stuff
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@thistle are you to continue or not
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Every time you use a handfull of shampoo-measurement, mixing 2 or more ingredients-cooking, pouring laundry detergents and other products-laundry, figuring out the amount of gas you need in the car............ Math is not always specific numbers but handfuls, pinches etc.....
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Have you taken chemistry
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I have an R.N. behind my name what do you think?
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Didn't say I liked it, do say I did better with one on one tutoring.
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R.N? I don't see no R.N behind your name
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Can't understand
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Good luck.
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I'm screwed
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Those who think in failure usually are. You have been given suggestions in various replys on this site use them. Starting with TUTORING. It's not that you cannot learn you just need an alternate mode of learning.
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So are you calling me a failure
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The other guy is sort of right, but it's not cooking food it's baking food, the difference is, you can just put a hot dog in a pot of boiling water and it would be considered cooking, but baking requires chemistry, chemistry is all about getting the right amount of something, it is also about testing new ideas, so when you make a cake it's considered chemistry, think about it, if all you had was a chocolate cake recipe and you wanted to make a vanilla cake, you would have to change the recipe to make that vanilla cake, that's chemistry! it's super delicious to know chemistry!

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Chemistry is not all about cooking
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We know, it just has lots to do with it, like cooking is 75% Chemistry, also, @Code, cooking can also be Chemistry, putting the right amount of Mustard & Ketchup in the right spot is Chemistry :P
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It's not just baking mix any 2 ingredients and you have a chemical reaction. ie making sausage and peppers.
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Ah but thistle, the reactions are not felt till you insert a third, fourth possibly even a fifth variable... these would be your eyes and nose and tongue, eyes to view any reaction that would and could be happening, nose to smell either the awesomeness of your creation, or the madness that is your disaster, and finally your mouth, used to taste the proteins, the bitter Bases, and the sour Acids, so it won't be just two simple ingredients the least that there could be is four, and even those simple things are very chemically complex, but I see your point, frying, sauteing, filleting, grilling, these need outside sources to make them that much better. Such as butter, or oil to help speed the process along, and to add a distinct flavor. Spices: the thing that can either make or break a recipe, add the right type and the right amount everything just falls into place, add it wrong, and it makes dinner a very hard thing to go through.
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Now you get my point!
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ya, I got it like half way through that...
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When I cook I don't use chemistry
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@The306, yes you do -.- putting milk in cereal makes a chemical reaction, which is Chemistry -.-
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It gives you scientific knowledge. And that's important.

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How is converting moles to grams important?
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It's the difference between a pleasant smell and caboom!
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Not blowing up the bathroom and lighting your entire neighborhood on fire. It helps.

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Why would I blow up the bathroom?
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It is possible that mixing chemicals can ignite a fire or combustion.
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What kind of chemicals will be in my bathroom
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