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## chasetucker Group Title Using chemical equations, show how the triprotic acid H3PO4 ionizes in water. Phases, such as (l) or (aq), are optional. 2 years ago 2 years ago

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1. chasetucker Group Title

I'm not exactly sure how to approach this problem. Can someone please set me in the right direction?

2. BTaylor Group Title

it ionizes multiple ways: $H_3PO_4 \rightarrow H^+ + H_2PO_4^-$$H_3PO_4 \rightarrow 2H^+ + HPO_4^{2-}$$H_3PO_4 \rightarrow 3H^+ + HPO_4^{3-}$