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Order of acidity in organic compounds

  1. Apr 4, 2010 #1
    HI!
    I want to know the order ofacidity of p-nitro phenol, acetic acid, picric acid and formic acid.

    Please help quickly.

    Thanks...
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 5, 2010 #2
    The key to determining the acidity of a compound is to look at the stability of the formed anion. Consider here resonance structures and electronic effects.
     
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