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sarahwu3a
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6.13

Postby sarahwu3a » Thu Dec 05, 2019 1:53 am

The conjugate base for B(OH)3 is B(OH)4. Is there a reason it wouldn't be B(OH)2H instead? Why does boric acid gain a hydroxide group instead of just donating a hydrogen proton?

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Re: 6.13

Postby AArmellini_1I » Thu Dec 05, 2019 12:27 pm

I believe it is because it reacts with water?


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