Remember that **HClO _{4} is a strong, monoprotic oxyacid**. It’s a strong oxyacid since there are 3 more O than H in the formula.

Recall that ** strong acids** completely dissociate in water and that

HClO_{4}(aq) + H_{2}O(l) → H_{3}O^{+}(aq) + ClO_{4}^{–}(aq)

Determine the pH of a 0.00598 M HClO _{4} solution.

A) 11.777

B) 6.434

C) 7.566

D) 2.223

E) 3.558

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