Ammonia has a pH of 11.0 and baking soda has a pH of 8.0.?

 Calculate the hydronium ion concentration for both substances and determine how many times more basic ammonia is than the baking soda.

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  • 1 month ago

    [H3O+] = 10^-11.0 M for ammonia

    [H3O+] = 10^-8.0 M for baking soda

    (10^-8.0 M) / (10^-11.0 M) = 1000 times

    or

    10^(11.0 - 8.0) = 1000 times

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