Chemistry (4th Edition)

Published by McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
ISBN 10: 0078021529
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-152-7

Chapter 16 - Questions and Problems - Page 771: 16.35


Strong acids: $H_2SO_4$, $HCl$, $HBr$ and $HI$. Strong bases: $NaOH$, $KOH$, $Ca(OH)_2$ and $Ba(OH)_2$.

Work Step by Step

There are 7 common strong acids and 8 common strong bases: Acids: $HCl, HBr, HI, HClO_4, HClO_3, H_2SO_4$ and $HNO_3$. Bases: $NaOH, KOH, Ba(OH)_2, LiOH, RbOH, CsOH, Sr(OH)_2$ and $Ca(OH)_2$. The easiest way to know this list is to memorize it, and you can find it in textbooks, or in the internet.
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