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Unformatted text preview: solution. The strength of an acid is determined by how much the acid dissociates in water. If it completely dissociates then it is a strong acid, and if it only dissociates slightly then it is a weak acid. Hydrolysis is a chemical reaction in which a salt is cleaved into two parts by the addition of a molecule of water. One part of the molecule gains a hydrogen ion and the other part gets the hydroxyl group....
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This note was uploaded on 02/28/2011 for the course BIO 101 taught by Professor Frink during the Spring '11 term at E. Washington.
- Spring '11