Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

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Chapter 15 - Additional Aqueous Equilibria - Conceptual Exercise 15.1 - Possible Buffers? - Page 656: b


A $KOH$ and $KCl$ solution is not a buffer.

Work Step by Step

1. Buffers need: - One proton donor (Acid): Missing - One proton receiver (Base): $KOH$. Since this solution is not capable of donating protons, it is not considered a buffer.
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