## Chemistry: Principles and Practice (3rd Edition)

Propionic acid weakly dissociates in water: $CH_{3}CH_{2}COOH + H_{2}O ⇌ CH_{3}CH_{2}COO^{-} + H_{3}O^{+}$ Note that the number of each element is the same on both sides of the balanced reaction.
Propionic acid weakly dissociates in water: $CH_{3}CH_{2}COOH + H_{2}O ⇌ CH_{3}CH_{2}COO^{-} + H_{3}O^{+}$ Note that the number of each element is the same on both sides of the balanced reaction.