Water and the Fitness of the EnvironmentNoteworthy Links:
Structure of Water
Water and Hydrogen Bonding
Salt Dissolving in Water
Phases of Water
Sample pH problems
1. If the Hydrogen ion concentration of a lake is 10-5 M:
What is the pH?
Would you describe it as: strongly acidic, moderately acidic, neutral, moderately basic, strongly basic?
What is the hydroxide concentration of this lake?
2. If an aqueous solution has 1 X 10-3 M hydroxide ions, what is the pH of this solution?3. A solution with a pH of 4 has how many more H+ ions than a solution with a pH of 7?
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1. pH 5; moderately acidic; 10-9
2. pH 113. 1000Bicarbonate Buffer System:acidbase