We’re being asked to determine the conjugate acid of O2–.
Recall that the conjugate acid of a base is simply the compound formed when a base gains a hydronium ion (H+). It's considered as an acid because it can lose H+ to reform the base.
Give the conjugate acid of O2-. Write it ignoring super and subscripts (so, HPO42- would be HPO42- and bromide would be Br- NOT Br1-))
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