Let’s define a Bronsted-Lowry Acid and a Bronsted-Lowry Base. Recall also that Bronsted-Lowry acids and bases occurs in pairs called conjugate acid/base pairs.
Bronsted-Lowry acid → proton (H+) donor
Conjugate base → one less hydrogen form of the Bronsted-Lowry acid
Bronsted-Lowry base → proton (H+) acceptor
Conjugate acid → one hydrogen greater than Bronsted-Lowry base
Given Reaction: HF (aq) + CO32- ⇌ F- + HCO3-
Identify whether each species functions as a Bronsted-Lowry acid or a Bronsted-Lowry base in this net ionic equation.
HF (aq) + CO32- ⇌ F- + HCO3-
Bronsted-Lowry _ Bronsted-Lowry _ Bronsted-Lowry _ Bronsted-Lowry _
In this reaction:
The formula for the conjugate _ of HF is _
The formula for the conjugate _ of CO32- is _
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