Problem: Determine whether the compounds below could be used to prepare an buffer solution.

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Buffer → composed of a weak component and its conjugate OR small concentration of strong species with a weak species 

Ka/Kb > 1 → strong species

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Determine whether the compounds below could be used to prepare an buffer solution.

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