Problem: Determine the dissociation constants for the following acids. Express the answers in proper scientific notation where appropriate.Acid            pKa            KaA                  2.0B                  8.60C                 -2.0Which is the strongest acid?a) Ab) Bc) C

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Part A. Determine the dissociation constants.

Formula:

Ka=10-pKa


Acid A           

 pKa   = 2.0


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Determine the dissociation constants for the following acids. Express the answers in proper scientific notation where appropriate.

Acid            pKa            Ka

A                  2.0

B                  8.60

C                 -2.0


Which is the strongest acid?

a) A

b) B

c) C

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