Problem: Rank the following compounds in order of decreasing acid strength using periodic trends. Rank from strongest to weakest.HCl, HI, NaH, LiH

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  • HCl is a strong acid

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Rank the following compounds in order of decreasing acid strength using periodic trends. Rank from strongest to weakest.

HCl, HI, NaH, LiH

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