Problem: Classify these compounds as acid, base, salt, or other.Drag the appropriate items to their respective bins.HCOOH, CH3OH, NaOH, HNO3, NaBr, NH3, CO2, KCl

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Identify acid, base, and salt.


HCOOH

  • hydrocarbon 
  • formic acid → acid
  • structure

  • can donate H+
  • ACID


CH3OH 

  • hydrocarbon 
  • methanol → alcohol
  • structure

  • can donate H+
  • ACID


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Classify these compounds as acid, base, salt, or other.

Drag the appropriate items to their respective bins.

HCOOH, CH3OH, NaOH, HNO3, NaBr, NH3, CO2, KCl

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