Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 14 - Acids and Bases - Conceptual Exercise 14.1 - Bronsted-Lowry Acids and Bases - Page 609: a


$HBr$ is a Bronsted-Lowry acid.

Work Step by Step

When reacting with water, $HBr$ is capable of donating one proton ($H^+$), therefore it is considered a Bronsted-Lowry acid.
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