3.4 Understanding legal rules

We have seen that legislative bodies can change legal rules as policy makers initiate reforms, but this is not the only way in which legal rules develop. Courts also have a role in interpreting statutes according to legal principles, and their decisions (which are referred to as ‘case law’) must be taken into account before we can confidently state that a particular position is ‘the law’. Court decisions are also subject to appeal and review, so the law does not remain static. The fac
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6.4 Chemical equations and chemical reactions

The previous section shows how different elements can either exist on their own or combine with other elements to make compounds. This section builds on these ideas by looking at chemical reactions in more detail. It also shows how chemical shorthand can be extended to describing chemical reactions.

First, consider some of the molecules described earlier: water, methane, carbon dioxide and ammonia.

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It's important to remember that you have the ability to control cookies.

This exercise will take you through setting a level of security on cookies using Microsoft Internet Explorer version 6, while the next page deals with Mozilla Firefox version 1 (you do not have to be online to do this exercise).

Using Internet Explorer

  • Open your browser.

  • On the top menu bar of the browser choose Tools > Internet Options.

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