Chemistry (12th Edition)

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Chapter 19 - Acids, Bases, and Salts - 19 Assessment: 52

Answer

The Arrehenius defintion states that acids are compounds that contain hydrogen, and when placed in aqueous solution , ionize to form hydrogen (H+ ions). Bases are compounds that ionize to yield hydroxide ions (OH-) in aqueous solutions.

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The Arrehenius defintion states that acids are compounds that contain hydrogen, and when placed in aqueous solution , ionize to form hydrogen (H+ ions). Bases are compounds that ionize to yield hydroxide ions (OH-) in aqueous solutions.
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