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Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:06 am
by Doris Cho 1D
Draw the Lewis structure of boric acid, B(OH)3. (a) Is resonance important for its description? (b) The proton transfer equilibrium for boric acid is given in a footnote to Table 6C.1. In that reaction does boric acid act as a Lewis acid, a Lewis base, or neither? Justify your answer by using Lewis structures of boric acid and its conjugate base.

Re: 6.13

Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:58 am
by Chem_Mod
Please specify what your confusion is. Simply rewriting the entire problem will not count as a valid post