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Acids and Bases

Auto-Ionization

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In a Self-Ionization reaction two water molecules react with one another, where one acts an acid and the other as a base.

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Auto-Ionization Concept 1

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The ionization product of Kw is used in this self-ionization equation and ignoring solids and liquids gives the equilibrium equation as:

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Auto-Ionization Example 1

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