Oxoacids

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Sofia Q
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Oxoacids

Postby Sofia Q » Sun Dec 01, 2019 9:29 pm

What is a an oxoacid?

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Re: Oxoacids

Postby Kimberly Koo 2I » Sun Dec 01, 2019 9:29 pm

An oxoacid is an acid that contains oxygen

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Re: Oxoacids

Postby Sydney Pell 2E » Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:20 pm

Oxoacids are oxygen-containing inorganic acids. The strength of an oxoacid depends on the number of oxygens (more O atoms = stronger), the electronegativity of the center atom (Higher EN = stronger), and the oxidation number of the center atom (bigger # = stronger).

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Re: Oxoacids

Postby Jielena_Bragasin2G » Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:23 pm

What is the difference between an oxoacid and a carboxyl acid?


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