What are conjugate acids and bases??

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Sameen Mahmood 3D
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What are conjugate acids and bases??

Postby Sameen Mahmood 3D » Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:58 pm

Can someone define conjugate acids and bases?

Samantha Pacheco 2K
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Re: What are conjugate acids and bases??

Postby Samantha Pacheco 2K » Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:07 pm

A conjugate acid results when a base accepts a proton. A conjugate base results when an acid gives up a proton.

Letizia Ye 4F
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Re: What are conjugate acids and bases??

Postby Letizia Ye 4F » Sat Dec 01, 2018 10:12 am

A conjugate base results when the original acid donates one of its protons. For example, H2CO3 is the acid, and HCO3- is its conjugate base.


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