Unformatted text preview: 3 has a lone pair oF electrons that it can share. 002 10.0 points What is the best category For BCl 3 ? 1. Arrhenius acid 2. weak electrolyte 3. Lewis base 4. amphoteric ion 5. Arrhenius base 6. salt 7. Lewis acid correct 8. Bronsted-Lowry acid Explanation: A Lewis acid is any species that can accept a share in an electron pair. Boron in BCl 3 does not have an octet so it can accept a share in an electron pair....
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2011 for the course CH 301 taught by Professor Fakhreddine/lyon during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas.
- Fall '07