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Acids And Bases Of Acid In Acid

- I think that hydrochloric solution, lemon juice, and vinegar are acids because of the qualities of the substances. I know hydrochloric solution is an acid because it contains positive hydrogen ions, and lemon juice and vinegar are very sour which makes me believe they are acids. I think sodium hydroxide solution is a base because it has hydroxide ions. I think Windex, detergent, and Fantastik Cleaner are bases because they are cleaning agents which usually can neutralize acids. Water is neutral based on prior class lessons....   [tags: Carbon dioxide, Acid, Sodium hydroxide]

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The Differences Between Strong Acid And Weak Acid Titration

- The Differences between Strong acid and Weak Acid Titration Introduction: This experiment is to explore the certain properties of strong acid (HCl) and weak acid (HCOOH) and how these properties make effects on titrations. The first is to find out the properties and differences of strong acid using phenolphthalein measurement and curve measurement. The second step is to find out the properties and differences of weak acid using phenolphthalein measurement and curve. The final step is to compare the salts that produced....   [tags: PH, Acid, PH indicator, Acid dissociation constant]

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Titration Is A Measured Volume Of Acid

- A titration is used to determine the amount of acid in a given solution. This is done by titrating a measured volume of acid (in this instance, acetic acid (CH3COOH)) with a solution of a strong base (usually sodium hydroxide (NaOH)), of a known concentration. The NaOH is added in small aliquots until the acid has been neutralised, and this can be determined with an indicator dye, such as phenolphthalein, or a pH meter (Nelson & Cox, 2008 pg58). In this practical, a pH meter was used and this allows for the acidity or alkalinity of a solution to be measured, and this was more accurate than using an indicator dye....   [tags: PH, Acid dissociation constant, Acetic acid]

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Uses and Advantages of Citric Acid

- An acid is a substance that produces H+ to form a solution that has a pH <7. It turns litmus paper red. It reacts with bases to form a salt and water. A weak acid is an acid that dissociates incompletely, releasing only some of its protons(H+). A strong acid is an acid that fully dissociates incompletely, releasing only some of its protons(H+). A base is a substance that can accept (H+) and releases(OH-) to form a solution that has a pH>7. It turns litmus paper blue. It reacts with acids to form a salt and water....   [tags: Acid, Base, Chemistry]

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A Short Note On Omega Linolenic Acid And Linoleic Acid

- Fat: My overall fat intake did fall into the AMDR, of 20%-35%, at 33.5%. My report also showed my intake of omega-3 and omega-6, also known as alpha-linolenic acid and linoleic acid. I did not meet the recommendation for either one of these. The recommendation for omega-3 is 1.1 gram; I took in only about 0.02 grams. While the recommendation of omega-6 is 11 grams, I only consumed about .28 grams. Both of these fatty acids are essential to growth. Omega-6 is metabolized in the body and turned into arachidonic....   [tags: Nutrition, Fatty acid, Unsaturated fat]

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The Effects Of Acid Rain On The Environment

- Some people think that acid rain can burn skin if it lands on them. This however, does not happen. Acid rain can not burn skin, it still can causes damage to plants, animals, and even structures. Acid rain occurs naturally without human interference, but since humans started to make objects that contribute to the creation of acid rain, it happens more frequently than if humans would not be involved. People not only raised the amount of acid rain that falls, they can also be the ones to bring the amount back down to reasonable levels....   [tags: Acid rain, Water, Volcano, Oxygen]

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The Effect Of Acid Rain On The Environment

- Rain forms when water vapor condenses and falls, the more it condenses the more it falls. Some raindrops are not pure and are filled with other materials, this is known as acid rain. Acid rain is a huge problem all over the world. Acid rain is mixture of chemicals, like fossil fuels and the atmosphere, it then comes down as rain, snow, hail, and sleet. The burning of fossil fuels is the main cause of acid rain. When oil and coal are burned they create sulfur dioxide, nitric oxide, and nitrogen dioxide....   [tags: Water, Carbon dioxide, Oxygen, Acid]

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An Experiment On Acid Base Extraction

- Performing this experiment, we used the technique called Acid-Base extraction to isolate Eugenol, which is one of the main ingredients of clove oil. Acid-Base extraction is the most efficient method for isolating organic component; it is efficient because it purifies the acid and base mixture based on their chemical identities. We have seen throughout this experiment that acid and base play an important role, when it comes to solubility in water. Our basic knowledge of acid and base is acid is a proton donor and base is a proton acceptor....   [tags: Chemistry, Water, Acid dissociation constant]

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The Effect Of Acid Concentration On The Concentration Of The Hcl

- For Hydrochloric Acid HCl (aq) + H2O (l) ↔ Cl- (aq) + H3O+ (aq) Net ionic: HCl (aq) ↔ Cl- (aq) + H+ (aq) From the experimental data, the [H+] decreases as the concentration of the HCl in each solution decreases. Since acids dissociate in water, the dilution of the acid’s concentration (Macid) will determine the number of free hydrogen ions in the solution, being that they are equal to each other when the -log is used. By changing the concentration of the HCl, the acid strength decreases, as shown in the change in pH, due to the presence of H+ ions as they break away from the original molecules of the acid....   [tags: Acid, PH, Acid dissociation constant, Hydronium]

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Potent Drugs: The LSD or Acid

- LSD, or ‘acid’ by street name, is one of the world’s most well-known and most potent drugs. Its major component is Lysergic Acid Diethylamide, which is found in a fungus that grows on grains, such as rye, and some wild grasses. LSD is colorless, tasteless, and odorless. It is illegally made into crystal form first and is later converted to several different liquid forms, such as tablets, microdots, absorbable paper, gelatin squares, or capsules for distribution (Hoffman, page 56). Users call an LSD experience a “trip”....   [tags: effects, trip, Lysergic Acid Diethylamide]

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