Biology 2010 Student Edition

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 9780133669510
ISBN 13: 978-0-13366-951-0

Chapter 2, The Chemistry of Life - 2.2 - Properties of Water - 2.2 Assessment - Page 44: 3a


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Work Step by Step

An acid can be defined as any compound that forms H+ ions in a solution. PH has to be less than 7. A base is a compound that produces hydroxide ions in a solution. PH has to be greater than 7.
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