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Unformatted text preview: II. Acids and Bases a. Ionization of strong acids/bases = irreversible b. Ionization of weak acids/bases = somewhat reversible III. pH a. pH = -log[H + ] IV.Buffers a. Weak acid and conjugate base b. Maintain constant pH despite adding lots of acid/base i. When acid added base takes up much of protons ii. Base added acid donates many protons V. Law of Mass Action a. Equilibrium shifted to right if concentration of reactant is increased b. Equilibrium shifted to left if concentration of product is increased...
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