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Postby camrynpatterson3C » Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:29 pm

how do you calculate the pH of an acid base reaction?

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Postby jennywu » Sun Dec 10, 2017 9:59 pm

With a strong acid base reaction, calculate the number of moles of H+ in the solution and then the number of moles of OH- added.
H+ + OH- --> H2O
Then take away number moles of OH- from initial H+ concentration to result in final concentration of H+. Then calculate the pH.

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Re: pH

Postby Cameron Smith 1I » Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:24 pm

Why does pH depend on hydronium concentration and not hydroxide?

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Re: pH

Postby Chem_Mod » Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:21 pm

Because pH is a number which gives the concentration of hydronium ions.

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