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Boric acid

  1. Feb 1, 2012 #1
    how can boric acid be a weak monobasic acid?i thought it was tribasic.
     
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  3. Feb 1, 2012 #2

    Ygggdrasil

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    According to Wikipedia:
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boric_acid
     
  4. Feb 1, 2012 #3

    Borek

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    To make things more complicated many sources list three dissociation constants for H3BO3 (which can mean it is able to react with another two water molecules in the same manner).
     
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