Acids and bases

What is an acid?
a proton donor
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What is a base?
A proton acceptor
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What is a proton and how is it formed?
H+ ion - formed when a hydrogen atom loses an e- and a proton is left
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HA + H20 -> H3O+ + A- what are the conjuate pairs, identify whether acid pair or base pair
HA = acid producing A-; H20 = base producing H3O+
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What is an acid base reaction?
Where an acid donates a proton to a base
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Card 2

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What is a base?

Back

A proton acceptor

Card 3

Front

What is a proton and how is it formed?

Back

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Card 4

Front

HA + H20 -> H3O+ + A- what are the conjuate pairs, identify whether acid pair or base pair

Back

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Card 5

Front

What is an acid base reaction?

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