Main Difference

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Main Difference

Postby 905174774 » Sat Dec 07, 2019 11:06 am

What is the main difference between a lewis acid & base and Bronsted Acid & base?

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Re: Main Difference

Postby JohnWalkiewicz2J » Sat Dec 07, 2019 11:19 am

A lewis acid accepts an electron pair while a lewis base donates an electron pair.
A Brønsted acid donates a proton(H+) while a Brønsted base accepts a proton (H+).

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