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 - Questions for Review and Thought - General Questions - Page 652e: 95c


A solution with equal molar amounts of these would have a pH greater than 7.

Work Step by Step

- At equal molar amounts, the solution will get the characteristic of the stronger electrolyte. - We have a strong base and a weak acid reacting. - The base is the stronger electrolyte, therefore, the solution will be basic. - Basic solution: $pH > 7$
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