Chemistry 12th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0078021510
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-151-0

Chapter 15 - Acids and Bases - Questions & Problems - Page 712: 15.69


$CHCl_{2}COOH$ Is a stronger acid

Work Step by Step

$CHCl_{2}COOH$ Is stronger because it has an extra chlorine atom. The chlorine atom will further pull electrons away and allow for more dissociation. which increases acidity.
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