If you have a weak acid or base in a solution and are writing out the total ionic equation do the weak acids and bases stay as one molecule or do we put them in their separate ions because theyre in

asked by @melissat24 • 11 months ago • Chemistry • 5 pts

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Hey there Melissa. When writing a total ionic equation, we only break up aqueous compounds into their ions, if they are solid, liquid or gas, they do not break up. Hope this helps!

answered by @dashab2 • 11 months ago