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  • one year ago

what is a abase

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  1. Photon336
    • one year ago
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    Well one definition for a base is that it is an proton acceptor see below NH2- see what it does? it pulls a proton off of water. so it's a base. |dw:1444150611782:dw| another definition is that bases produce -OH while acids produce H+ |dw:1444150696897:dw|

  2. Photon336
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    theres' another definition too called Lewis acid and Lewis base. The lewis acid acts as an electron acceptor while the lewis base is an electron donor. |dw:1444150893681:dw|

  3. Photon336
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    @jordanyolopolo123 welcome to open study!

  4. callielovesyhuu
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    .In chemistry, bases are substances that, in aqueous solution, are slippery to the touch, taste bitter, change the color of indicators (e.g., turn red litmus paper blue), react with acids to form salts, promote certain chemical reactions (base catalysis), accept protons from any proton donor, and/or contain completely ...

  5. anonymous
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    A base is a substance that has a pH level higher than 7. They are often bitter, slippery, and like many acids, toxic to consume. I hope this helped.

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