## Chemistry 9th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning

# Chapter 14 - Acids and Bases - Review Questions - Page 699: 2

#### Answer

$K_a$ reaction: The dissociation of an acid in an aqueous solution. $K_a$ constant: The equilibrium constant for an acid ionizing in water. $K_b$ reaction: The dissociation of a base in an aqueous solution. $K_b$ equilibrium constant: The equilibrium constant for a base ionizing in water. Conjugate Acid-Base Pair: The pair consisting of an acid and a base after an acid donates a proton to the base.

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