Moderators: Chem_Mod, Chem_Admin

Shaniya Kerns 4D
Posts: 73
Joined: Fri Sep 29, 2023 11:39 am


Postby Shaniya Kerns 4D » Mon Mar 18, 2024 11:40 pm

Why do weaker acids have higher pH values than solutions of strong acids at the same concentrations?

Posts: 99
Joined: Fri Sep 29, 2023 10:36 am

Re: pH

Postby raina_bandekar_1G » Mon Mar 18, 2024 11:52 pm

Weaker acids partially ionize, releasing fewer hydrogen ions (H⁺) into the solution. This results in a lower concentration of H⁺ ions and a higher pH compared to solutions of strong acids, which fully ionize, releasing more H⁺ ions and leading to a lower pH.

Return to “Phase Changes & Related Calculations”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests