We’re being asked to complete following Bronsted-Lowry reactions.
Let’s first define a Bronsted-Lowry Acid and a Bronsted-Lowry Base.
Bronsted-Lowry acid → proton (H+) donor
Bronsted-Lowry base → proton (H+) acceptor
• HPO42- is an amphoteric species – it can act as an acid or as a base depending on the reaction conditions
• HPO42-(aq) + H+(aq) ⇌
Complete these Bronsted-Lowry reactions.
HPO42- (aq) + H+(aq) ⇌
HPO42- (aq) + OH-(aq) ⇌
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