We’re being asked to determine which of the following given definition is an Arrhenius acid and/or base.
Recall that according to the Arrhenius definition:
Classify these definitions as that of an Arrhenius acid, an Arrhenius base, or other.
• a substance that can donate a hydrogen ion to another substance.
• a substance that produces an excess of hydroxide ions (OH-) in aqueous solution.
• a substance that produces an excess of hydrogen ions (H+) in aqueous solution
• a substance that can accept a hydrogen ion from another substance.
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