Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:27 pm
Why is HCl a stronger acid than HF?
Re: Stronger Acid
Posted: Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:52 pm
Cl is a large atom than F so that means the the bond length of HCl is longer than the bond length of HF so HCl has a weak bond. Since the bond is weaker HCl is more likely to donate the H+ making it a stronger acid.