BONUS QUESTION 3 Buffers.pdf - Buffers – what happens when we add a strong acid or base For buffer calculations use the Henderson-Hasselbalch equation

BONUS QUESTION 3 Buffers.pdf - Buffers – what happens...

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Buffers – what happens when we add a strong acid or base? For buffer calculations use the Henderson-Hasselbalch equation. You can use ICE tables, but you don’t need to. + = [HA] ] [A log p pH a K A buffer is made up of high concentrations of a weak acid (HA) and its conjugate base (A ) Let’s look at this problem step-by-step… 1) What happens to a weak acid when you add a strong base?
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