Problem: Using the Bronsted theory, classify the following as either an acid or a base by placing the compound in the correct bin.

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We are being asked to identify each species in the reaction as either a Bronsted-Lowry acid or Bronsted-Lowry base.

Recall that:

Bronsted-Lowry acid → proton (H+) donor

Bronsted-Lowry base → proton (H+) acceptor

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Using the Bronsted theory, classify the following as either an acid or a base by placing the compound in the correct bin.


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