Problem: Identify the following salts as neutral, acidic, or basic.LiF, NH4Br, LiNO3, SrBr2, KCN, NH4ClO4, NH4CN

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Break up the compound into its ions and determine the properties of the ions or where it came from

• Main Group Metals: +3 or higher charge to be acidic

• Negatively charged ions from weak acids: basic

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Identify the following salts as neutral, acidic, or basic.

LiF, NH4Br, LiNO3, SrBr2, KCN, NH4ClO4, NH4CN

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