Relative Acidity

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Ami_Pant_4G
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Relative Acidity

Postby Ami_Pant_4G » Sat Nov 30, 2019 10:41 am

What does mean for an anion to be stable?

philipraj_1F
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Re: Relative Acidity

Postby philipraj_1F » Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:15 pm

It is more stable when it is less likely to attract a proton and stop being a conjugate base.

RasikaObla_4I
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Re: Relative Acidity

Postby RasikaObla_4I » Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:18 pm

The more polarizable an anion, the more stable it is, so the more electronegative an atom, the more stable the anion.

Siya Shah 1J
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Re: Relative Acidity

Postby Siya Shah 1J » Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:32 pm

An anion is more stable when it has a higher electronegativity and thus attracts more electrons. This means an anion that is more polarizable is also more stable.

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Re: Relative Acidity

Postby 405398682 » Sun Dec 01, 2019 2:58 pm

Higher electronegativity means stronger attraction, which leads to more polarized and more stable.


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