Strong electrolytes: dissociate completely in water; include soluble ionic salts, strong acids, and bases
Ionic salts: those that follow the rules of being soluble in solubility rules
Strong acids: HCl, HBr, HI, HNO3, H2SO4, HClO4, HClO3
Strong bases: Group 1A and 2A (Ca and lower) metals paired with OH–, H–, O2–, or NH2–
Are NaCl and HI strong electrolytes because they have similar behavior in aqueous solution? If not, describe, using words and equations, the different chemical process that takes place in each case.
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