Problem: Which of the following statements regarding acids and bases is/are correct?I The pH of an ammonium acetate solution will be slightly less than 7II The chlorate ion is a strong baseIII Nitric acid is the conjugate acid of ammoniumA. All statements are correctB. Only statements I and II are correctC. Only statement I is correctD. Only statements II and III are correctE. None of the statements is correct

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I The pH of an ammonium acetate solution will be slightly less than 7

Ammonium acetate:

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Which of the following statements regarding acids and bases is/are correct?

I The pH of an ammonium acetate solution will be slightly less than 7

II The chlorate ion is a strong base

III Nitric acid is the conjugate acid of ammonium

A. All statements are correct

B. Only statements I and II are correct

C. Only statement I is correct

D. Only statements II and III are correct

E. None of the statements is correct

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