Problem: Identify the conjugate base of formic acid (HCOOH).a) HCOOH2+b) HCOOc) HCOO-d) -COOHComplete the balanced equation for the reaction that occurs when formic acid (HCOOH) dissolves in water. Please include the state of matter for all chemical species.HCOOH (aq) + H2O (l)  ⇌

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Identify the conjugate base of formic acid (HCOOH).

a) HCOOH2+

b) HCOO

c) HCOO-

d) -COOH

Complete the balanced equation for the reaction that occurs when formic acid (HCOOH) dissolves in water. Please include the state of matter for all chemical species.

HCOOH (aq) + H2O (l)  ⇌


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