Chemistry 12th Edition

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ISBN 10: 0078021510
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-151-0

Chapter 4 - Reactions in Aqueous Solutions - Questions & Problems: 4.2

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We know that a non electrolyte does not contain ions in solution and thus can't conduct electricity. On the other hand, an electrolyte contains ions in its solution, and that's why it is a good conductor for electricity. A strong electrolyte is the one which ionizes completely in a solution while the weak electrolyte ionizes partially in a solution.
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