Problem: Consider the reactions below:a. HBr (aq) + H2O (l) → H3O+ (aq) + Br - (aq)b. HCl (g) → H + (g) + Cl - (g)c. H- (aq) + H2O (l) → H2 (g) + OH - (aq)d. Mg(OH)2 (aq) → Mg 2+ (aq) + 2OH - (aq) e. OCl- (aq) + H2O (l) → HOCl (aq) + OH - (aq)Which of these species are Arrhenius acids?Which of these species are Arrhenius bases?Which of these species are Lowry Bronsted acids?Which of these species are Lowry Bronsted bases?

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Consider the reactions below:

a. HBr (aq) + H2O (l) → H3O+ (aq) + Br - (aq)
b. HCl (g) → H + (g) + Cl - (g)
c. H- (aq) + H2O (l) → H2 (g) + OH - (aq)
d. Mg(OH)2 (aq) → Mg 2+ (aq) + 2OH - (aq) 
e. OCl- (aq) + H2O (l) → HOCl (aq) + OH - (aq)

Which of these species are Arrhenius acids?

Which of these species are Arrhenius bases?

Which of these species are Lowry Bronsted acids?

Which of these species are Lowry Bronsted bases?

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