We're being asked to determine if ClO- is a stronger or weaker base than hydroxylamine.
Strong Bases are strong electrolytes that completely dissociate into ions when dissolved in water.
Weak bases are weak electrolytes that don’t completely ionize, but instead reach a state of equilibrium.
Bases are characterized by THREE major features:
The hypochlorite ion, ClO-, acts as a weak base.
Is ClO- a stronger or weaker base than hydroxylamine?
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