Problem: The pH of a sample of gastric juice in a person’s stomach is 2.1. Calculate the pOH,    [H +], and [OH -] for this sample. Is gastric juice acidic or basic?

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The pH of a sample of gastric juice in a person’s stomach is 2.1. Calculate the pOH,    [H +], and [OH -] for this sample. Is gastric juice acidic or basic?

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