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the electrostatic bond between two ions formed through the transfer of one or more electrons.
An atom or a group of atoms that has acquired a net electric charge by gaining or losing one or more electrons
the smallest physical unit of an element or compound, consisting of one or more like atoms in an element and two or more different atoms in a compound.
provides a measure on a scale from 0 to 14 of the acidity or alkalinity of a solution (where 7 is neutral and greater than 7 is more basic and less than 7 is more acidic);
weak acids/base that can react with strong acids and bases and prevents strong sharp sudden changes
monomers of nucleic acids made up of 5 carbon sugar, a phosphate group and a nitrogenous base
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