Problem: What is the major species present in 0.015 M solution of the following base?a. KOHWhat is [OH-] and the pH of this solution?

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pOH=-log [OH-]


Strong base → dissociates completely into ions


  • KOH → strong base → dissociates completely into ions:
    • KOH → K+ + OH-
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What is the major species present in 0.015 M solution of the following base?

a. KOH

What is [OH-] and the pH of this solution?

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