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Polyprotic Acid

Q. Using chemical equations, show how the triprotic acid H3PO4 ionizes in water. Phases, such as (I) or (aq), are optional. Each successive ionization...

Solved • Mar 13, 2020

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Which of the following represents the correct relative Ka values for H3PO4 (Ka1), H2PO4- (Ka2) and HPO42- (Ka3)?A. Ka1 = Ka2 = Ka3B. Ka1 < Ka2 &...

Solved • Feb 10, 2020

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Using chemical equations, show how the triprotic acid H 3PO4 ionizes in water. Phases, such as (I) or (aq), are optional. Please explain each step ...

Solved • Aug 2, 2019

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Q. For phosphoric acid, H3PO4, the pKas are:pKa1 = 2.2pKa2 = 7.2pKa = 12.7a) Write the reaction associated with K a2.b) Write Ka2 in terms of the conc...

Solved • Jul 9, 2019

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Citric acid, which is present in citrus fruits, is a triprotic acid (Ka1 = 7.4x10-4, Ka2 = 1.7x10-5, Ka3 = 4.0x10-7). Is the concentration of citra...

Solved • Dec 13, 2018

Polyprotic Acid

Q. What is the equilibrium associated with Ka3 for H3PO4?

Solved • Dec 13, 2018

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Citric acid has four hydrogens bonded to oxygen. How does the hydrogen that is not an acidic proton differ from the other three?

Solved • Dec 13, 2018

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Calculate the [H3O+] and pH of each polyprotic acid solution.a. 0.125 M H2CO3b. 0.125 M H3C6H5O7

Solved • Dec 13, 2018

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Q. Write corresponding equilibrium expressions for third ionization step of phosphoric acid.

Solved • Dec 13, 2018

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Arsenic acid (H3AsO4) is a triprotic acid with K a1 = 5.5 X 10 -3, Ka2 = 1.7 X 10 -7, and Ka3 = 5.1 X 10-12. Calculate [H+], [OH-], [H3AsO4], [H2As...

Solved • Nov 15, 2018

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Write out the stepwise Ka reactions for citric acid (H3C6H5O7), a triprotic acid.

Solved • Nov 15, 2018

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Phosphoric acid is a triprotic acid (Ka1 = 6.9 x 10-3, Ka2 = 6.2x 10-8, and Ka3 = 4.8 x10-13). To find the pH of a buffer composed of H2PO4- (aq) a...

Solved • May 1, 2018

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Q. What is the pH of a solution of 0.25 M K3PO4, potassium phosphate? GivenKa1 = 7.5 * 10-3Ka2 = 6.2 * 10-8Ka3 = 4.2 * 10-13

Solved • Mar 30, 2018

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Identify the triprotic acid. A) HNO3 B) H3PO4 C) H2CO3 D) HFO4 E) H2SO4

Solved • Jun 16, 2017

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Farmers who raise cotton once used arsenic acid, H3AsO4 , as a defoliant at harvest time. Arsenic acid is a polyprotic acid with K1 = 2.5 x 10-4 , ...

Solved • Mar 22, 2017

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Consider a solution that is 0.10 M in a weak triprotic acid which is represented by the general formula H3A with ionization constants K1 = 1.0 × 10...

Solved • Sep 21, 2016

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Determine the pH of a 0.03 M solution of NaH 2PO4? Assume H3PO4 has a pKa1 of 2.1 and a pKa2 of 7.2 and a pKa3 of 12.7.  1. 4.36 2. 7.11 3. 4.65...

Solved • Sep 21, 2016

Polyprotic Acid

Q. In a triprotic acid, which Ka has the highest value? A) Ka1 B) Ka2 C) Ka3 D) Kb1 E) Kb2

Solved • Aug 27, 2016

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Identify the weak triprotic acid.A) CH3COOHB) H3PO3C) H3PO4D) H2SO4E) H2SO3

Solved • Aug 26, 2016

Polyprotic Acid

Q. For the polyprotic acid H3PO4 (phosphoric acid), which of the following expressions would correspond to Ka3?1. H3PO4 ⇌ PO43− + 3 H+2. PO43− + 3 H+ ...

Solved • Jul 29, 2016

Polyprotic Acid

Q. Phosphoric acid (H3PO4) is characterized by three reactions for stepwise dissociation. Arrange the following species in the order of decreasing con...

Solved • Mar 31, 2016

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Q. Which below correctly describes the relationship amongst the successive p Ka and Kb values for most polyprotic acids?  a) pKa1 > pKa2 > pKa3...

Solved • Feb 23, 2016

Polyprotic Acid

Q. In a triprotic acid which Ka value is largest in value? a) Ka1 b) Ka2 c) Ka3 d) They are all equal. 

Solved • Feb 21, 2016