Introductory Chemistry (5th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 032191029X
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-029-5

Chapter 14 - Acids and Bases - Exercises - Questions: 19

Answer

Monoprotic acids are those that can only break apart once. Examples include HCl and HI.

Work Step by Step

Diprotic acids are those that have the possibility of dissociating twice. A common example is carbonic acid.
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