Amphoteric Compounds

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Sophia Dinh 1D
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Amphoteric Compounds

Postby Sophia Dinh 1D » Sun Dec 01, 2019 11:36 pm

How can you tell if something is amphoteric?

ShravanPatel2B
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Re: Amphoteric Compounds

Postby ShravanPatel2B » Mon Dec 02, 2019 12:22 am

it can act as either as an acid or base. depending on the definition of an acid or base

Ashley Fang 2G
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Re: Amphoteric Compounds

Postby Ashley Fang 2G » Mon Dec 02, 2019 1:05 am

It can only act as an acid or a base one at a time.
An example would be water either accepting or donating a hydrogen ion.


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