Question
Asked Jan 9, 2020
1 views

 Explain the difference between a strong acid and a weak acid and list one example of each. 

check_circle

Expert Answer

Step 1

The difference in strong and weak acids are discussed as follows,

Step 2

Strong Acids: Acids that dissociates into ions completely which results in easy donation of protons are considered as strong acids. St...

Chemistry homework question answer, step 2, image 1
fullscreen

Want to see the full answer?

See Solution

Check out a sample Q&A here.

Want to see this answer and more?

Solutions are written by subject experts who are available 24/7. Questions are typically answered within 1 hour.*

See Solution
*Response times may vary by subject and question.
Tagged in

Science

Chemistry

General Chemistry

Related Chemistry Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by student like you
Show more Q&A
add
question_answer

Q: Determine the optimum mass ratio of Zn to MnO2 in an alkaline battery.

A: An alkaline battery produces electrical energy according to the following equation,

question_answer

Q: calculate the final temperature if 55.0g of liquid water at 90.0C is added to 35.0g of liquid water ...

A: Given:55.0 g of liquid water at 90.0oC is added to 35.0 g of liquid water at 15oC.The relation betwe...

question_answer

Q: What mass of ammonium chloride should be added to 2.55 L of a 0.155 M NH3 in order to obtain a buffe...

A: The pH of a buffer solution can be calculated by using Henderson- Hasselbalch equation.

question_answer

Q: A major source of sodium metal is the electrolysis of molten sodium chloride. What magnitude of curr...

A: The  current is required to produce 1.0 kg of sodium metal in one hour is calculated as,

question_answer

Q: What is nature’s “heat tax” and how does it relate to energy use?

A: According to first law of thermodynamics the change in internal energy is equal to the heat absorbed...

question_answer

Q: What are structural isomers? How do the properties of structural isomers differ from one another?

A: Structural isomers:Isomers which have same molecular formula but different structural formula are kn...

question_answer

Q: A patient ingests 155 mg of I-131, a beta emitter with a half-life of 8.0 days. Assuming that none o...

A: Half life, t ½ = 8 days= 691200 sDecay constant, k = 0.693/ t ½ = 0.693 /691200 s = 1 x 10-6 s-1.

question_answer

Q: There are 11 structures (ignoring stereoisomerism) with the formula C4H8O  that have no carbon branc...

A: The structure of chemical compound can be represented as structural formula. A structural formula in...

question_answer

Q: >List four metals that occur as elements in their natural state.

A: Native element minerals occur in nature in uncombined form and they have a distinct mineral structur...