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harshitasarambale4I
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H-

Postby harshitasarambale4I » Sat Dec 08, 2018 12:58 am

Is H- a Lewis acid or base? What would be the proton transfer equation for that.

Mahir_Hasan2C
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Re: H-

Postby Mahir_Hasan2C » Sat Dec 08, 2018 1:03 am

It's a bronsted base because it accepts a proton.

Richard Ku 4H
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Re: H-

Postby Richard Ku 4H » Sat Dec 08, 2018 2:43 am

H- would be able to accept a proton, and hence would be a Bronsted base. However, it could also donate electrons so would also be considered a lewis Base

Mark 1D
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Re: H-

Postby Mark 1D » Sat Dec 08, 2018 7:11 pm

Bronsted base because H- is a proton acceptor


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