List of Strong Acids and Weak Acids

Moderators: Chem_Mod, Chem_Admin

Frederick Keith_4C
Posts: 65
Joined: Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:19 am

List of Strong Acids and Weak Acids

Postby Frederick Keith_4C » Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:17 am

What is the list of strong acids that I have to memorize? Weak acids too?

Jiyoon_Hwang_2I
Posts: 53
Joined: Sat Sep 14, 2019 12:17 am

Re: List of Strong Acids and Weak Acids

Postby Jiyoon_Hwang_2I » Sun Dec 08, 2019 3:02 am

You should know the main strong acids, such as HI, HCl, HBr, HNO3, etc

Eugene Chung 3F
Posts: 127
Joined: Wed Nov 15, 2017 3:03 am

Re: List of Strong Acids and Weak Acids

Postby Eugene Chung 3F » Sun Dec 08, 2019 3:38 am

8 strong acids: HCl, HBr, HClO4, HI, HNO3, H2SO4
everything else is considered weak acid

Strong bases: basically group 1 and 2 hydroxides

common weak bases: NH3 (ammonia), CH3NH2 (Methylamine), C2H5NH2 (ethylamine), diethylamine, pyridine C5H5N


Return to “Properties & Structures of Inorganic & Organic Acids”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest