Problem: Complete the following questions about Bronsted-Lowry acids and bases. a) Classify each of the following acids as strong or weak: HF, H 2SO4, HNO2, HBr, HClO4, CH3COOH, H3PO4               b) Classify each of the following bases as strong or weak: NaOH, NH 3, HCO3-, CH3NH2         c) Write an equation that shows how a generic acid, HA, ionizes (dissociates) in water.     d) Write an equation that shows how a generic base, B, ionizes (dissociates) in water.

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Complete the following questions about Bronsted-Lowry acids and bases.

a) Classify each of the following acids as strong or weak: HF, H 2SO4, HNO2, HBr, HClO4, CH3COOH, H3PO4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

b) Classify each of the following bases as strong or weak: NaOH, NH 3, HCO3-, CH3NH2

 

 

 

 

c) Write an equation that shows how a generic acid, HA, ionizes (dissociates) in water.

 

 

d) Write an equation that shows how a generic base, B, ionizes (dissociates) in water.

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