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Unformatted text preview: A. Acid Strength refers to degree of ionization. 1. Strong acids ionize completely (or nearly so). a. Solution inventory is the ions formed (H+ and X-) b. Examples of strong acids: MEMORIZE!!!! HCl(aq) HBr(aq) HI(aq) HClO4(aq) HClO3(aq) H2SO4(aq) HNO3(aq) 2. Weak acids ionize to a limited extent. a. Solution inventory is the mainly the neutral acid molecule b. Examples of weak acids: Anything that's not on the strong acid list :-)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2009 for the course CHM 109 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Grand Valley State.
- Fall '08