Chemistry (12th Edition)

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Chapter 19 - Acids, Bases, and Salts - 19.5 Salts in Solution - 19.5 Lesson Check: 51

Answer

According to Le Chatalier, the response when a system of equilibrium is disturbed is to attempt to restore the equilibrium. When the stress is the addition of an acid or a base, a buffer system responds by partially restoring equilibrium.

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According to Le Chatalier, the response when a system of equilibrium is disturbed is to attempt to restore the equilibrium. When the stress is the addition of an acid or a base, a buffer system responds by partially restoring equilibrium.
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