Problem: Whereas H3PO4 is a triprotic acid, H3PO3 is a diprotic acid. Draw structures for these two acids that account for this difference in behavior.

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Whereas H3PO4 is a triprotic acid, H3PO3 is a diprotic acid. Draw structures for these two acids that account for this difference in behavior.

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