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Ranking Acidity

Rank the following in terms of acidity: HClO, IOH, and HBrO. Explain the trend.

Posted by Mike Pruitt 9 months ago

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What are the factors that affect the strength of an acid?

Rank the following in terms of acidity: HClO, HClO2_2, HClO3_3, HClO4_4. Explain the trend.

Rank the following in terms of basicity:

HCN Ka_a = 4.8 x 1010^{-10}

HSO4_4^- Ka_a = 1.2 x 102^{-2}

HS^- Ka_a = 7.1 x 1015^{-15}

H2_2CO3_3 Ka_a = 4.3 x 107^{-7}

In the below reactions, identify which reactant is the lewis acid and which is the lewis base.

NH3_3 + BF3_3 \leftrightharpoons NH3_3BF3_3

KOH + CH3_3Br \leftrightharpoons KBr + CH3_3OH