Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 4 - Sections 4.1-4.9 - Exercises - Review Questions: 16


An acid-base titration is a laboratory procedure in which an acidic or basic solution of unknown concentration is reacted with a basic or acidic of known concentration in order to determine the concentration of the unknown. An indicator is a dye whose color depends on the pH of the solution it is dissolved in and is often used to detect the endpoint of a titration.

Work Step by Step

Solutions can be titrated for numerous purposes where the specific mechanism of the acid-base reaction and/or the overall pH of the solution is important.
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