Determining the Lewis Acid/Base

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Determining the Lewis Acid/Base

Postby Jennifer1E » Sat Jul 29, 2017 6:52 pm

How can we determine the lewis acid and lewis base in a proton transfer equilibrium without having to draw the lewis structure?

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Re: Determining the Lewis Acid/Base

Postby Chem_Mod » Sun Jul 30, 2017 10:13 am

By looking at the balanced reaction identify that one compound released H+ and another compound gained H+.

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Re: Determining the Lewis Acid/Base

Postby Diego Zavala 2I » Sat Nov 25, 2017 1:57 pm

The Lewis acid is the reactant that can accept an electron from the Lewis base, which can donate an electron

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