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									       Amedeo Avogadro




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                    By: Levi Baker
           Avogadro Life
• Amedeo Avogadro was born in August 9,
  1776 in Turin, Italy and died in 1856.
• Amedeo parents were Anna Maria
  Vercellone Avogadro and Count Filippo
  Avogadro.
• . He married Fekicita Mazze they had 6
  kids.
        Avogadro Studyies.
• He started to study mathematics and
  physics started to teach at the college
  attached to Turin Academy in 1806. In
  1809 he became a professor at Vercelli
  College for philosophy.
         Avogadro studies.
• In 1811 he came up with the hypothesized
  that equal volumes of gases the same
  temperature and pressure contains equal
  numbers of their molecules.
• Avogadro was able to overcome the
  hardships that Daltons and others came
  up with when looking at atoms. People did
  not use his hypothesis for half a century
  after it was first made.
        When it went public.
• Chemistry was so slow to organize news
  of what Avogadro breakthrough he had till
  1811. It wasn’t general till the first
  international chemistry congress, in
  Karlsruhe in 1860.
• (Oakes, 2007), Chemical Heritage
  Foundation. (2005), Bryson, B. (2003).
             References.
                  .
• (Oakes, 2007).
• Chemical Heritage Foundation (2005).
• Bryson, B. (2003).

								
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