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Chem 141Problem-Set 31.For the following acid/base reactionsi:- Define the ACID, BASE, CONJUGATE ACID and the CONJUGATE BASE.ii:- Assign the pKa, (use the tables at the end of this problemset)iii:- Draw arrows to show the electrons in motion on both sides of the equilibrium.iv:- Circle the favored side of the equilibrium.a)b)2.What is the consequence of mixing the following?Is the right side of the equilibrium favored (or not)?a)b)c)
3) Explain why it is important to understand the stability of a conjugate base. What doesthe conjugate base tell you about the character of the initial compound to act as an acid?4) Which of the following is more acidic? Explain without referring to pKa.a)b)c)5) The rain water in Vermont is moderately acidic pH=4.5. This causes soaps to formfatty acids, blocking drains.

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pH, Sodium hydroxide

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