Problem: Which of the following best explains why electrolyte solutions conduct electricity?- the presence of free-flowing electrons- the presence of free-flowing ions- the presence of water- the presence of atoms

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• Strong electrolytes: dissociate completely in water; include soluble ionic salts, strong acids, and bases

a. Ionic salts: those that follow the rules of being soluble in solubility rules

b. Strong acids: HCl, HBr, HI, HNO3, H2SO4, HClO4, HClO3

c. Strong bases: Group 1A and 2A (Ca and lower) metals paired with OH, H, O2–, or NH2

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Which of the following best explains why electrolyte solutions conduct electricity?

- the presence of free-flowing electrons

- the presence of free-flowing ions

- the presence of water

- the presence of atoms

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