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Determining acidic or basic solution

Posted: Tue Feb 20, 2018 5:27 pm
by Peter Dis1G
How do we know at first hand? Thanks.

Re: Determining acidic or basic solution

Posted: Tue Feb 20, 2018 9:59 pm
by Emilie Hoffman 1E
We shouldn't have to. This should be given at the beginning of the problem as part of in initial condition.

Re: Determining acidic or basic solution

Posted: Wed Feb 21, 2018 1:57 am
by Yixin Angela Wang 2H
So we don't ever have to assume a default of either acidic or basic?

Re: Determining acidic or basic solution

Posted: Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:26 am
by Alex Nechaev 1I
The problem will usually tell you whether the solution is acidic or basic.