AS Chemistry - Acid Reactions

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Define an acid
A proton donor (releases H+ ions when in solution)
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Define a strong acid
A proton donor which is fully dissociated in aqueous solution H+
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Define a base
A proton acceptor.
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Define an alkali
A soluble base that releases OH- ions in solution.
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Define a salt
A compound formed when the H+ ion from an acid is replaced by a metal or another positive ion such as the ammonium ion.
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Acid + metal =
Salt + hydrogen
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Acid + metal oxide =
Salt + water
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Acid + alkali =
Salt + water
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Acid + carbonate =
Salt + water + carbon dioxide
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Acid + ammonia =
Salt
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Define a strong acid

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A proton donor which is fully dissociated in aqueous solution H+

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Define a base

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Define an alkali

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Define a salt

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