Chemistry and Chemical Reactivity (9th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1133949649
ISBN 13: 978-1-13394-964-0

Chapter 16 Principles of Chemical Reactivity: The Chemistry of Acids and Bases - Study Questions - Page 629d: 68


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First reaction: $CO_3^{2-}+H_2O\leftrightarrow HCO_3^-+OH^-$ Second reaction: $HCO_3^-+H_2O\leftrightarrow H_2CO_3+OH^-$
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