strong and weak acids/ alkalis

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Strong and weak acids/ alkalis

  • H+ ion is a proton
  • a proton produced as an acid is dissolved in water becomes surrounded by water molecules which keep it in solution- we say that it is hydrated, H+(aq)
  • an alkali is a base which dissolves in water. when a base dissolves in water it produces OH- ions (hydroxide ions)
  • because acids at as


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