How to differentiate

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How to differentiate

Postby Karolina herrera1F » Sun Jul 28, 2019 12:14 am

How do you differentiate between bronsted acids, bases and conjugate acid and base?

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Re: How to differentiate

Postby Chem_Mod » Sun Jul 28, 2019 10:08 am

The Bronsted acids and bases are the reactants, which are the original molecules that do the accepting or donating of protons. The conjugates are the products. The acid corresponds with a conjugate base, while a base corresponds with a conjugate acid.

See how the water was the base and becomes hydronium, which Is the conjugate acid because that hydronium can now function as an acid in a different reaction or in equilibrium. ... 0148887067

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