Unformatted text preview: • Another example of BrØnsted-Lowry theory. • This is an important concept in understanding buffers. An acidic salt neutralization example is: NaHSO 4(aq) + NaOH (aq) ® Na 2 SO 4 (aq) + H 2 O ( l ) A basic salt neutralization example is: Ba(OH)Cl (aq) + HCl (aq) ® BaCl 2(aq) + H 2 O ( l ) The Lewis Theory Developed in 1923 by G.N. Lewis. – This is the most general of the present day acid-base theories. – Emphasis on what the electrons are doing as opposed to what the protons are doing. Acids are defined as electron pair acceptors ....
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- Fall '07
- pH, Acids, Sodium chloride, Basic Salts