Problem: Which of the following is the strongest base?a. NO3-b. F-c. Cl-d. ClO4-e. H2O

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To determine the strongest base → identify which has weakest conj. acid

  • conjugate base of a strong acid  weak base
  • conjugate base of a weak acid → strong base
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Which of the following is the strongest base?

a. NO3-
b. F-
c. Cl-
d. ClO4-
e. H2O

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