acids → forms H3O+ ions (not OH-) in water
bases → forms OH- ions in water
a. H2SO4 + H2O → H3O+ + HSO4-
b. NH4Cl → NH4+ + Cl-
If 1 mol of each of the following substances were dissolved in 1 L of water, which solution would contain the highest concentration of OH- ions?
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