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anonymous

  • one year ago

What happens when HCl is Mixed with water just wondering if anything happens apart from ionisation

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    HCl + H20 -> Cl- + H3O+ HCl donates its proton to water forming hydronium ions in the aqueous solution. So not only is the Cl- ion formed but the solution becomes more acidic, and its pH falls due to the presence of the H3O+ ions. Also note that this reaction occurs fully.

  2. aaronq
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    the temperature of the solution will also rise

  3. rvc
    • one year ago
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    agreed :)

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