Define Acid, Base and Salt. Also, give one example of each. | web4study

Define Acid, Base and Salt. Also, give one example of each.



ACID:

Acid is a substance which according to Lewis, is an electron acceptor and, accordi.ng to Arrhenius, it gives W ions in water.

BASE:

The base according to Lewis is an electron donor and according to Arrhenius, it gives OH- ions when dissolved in water.

SALT:

Salt is an Ionic compound, formed when an acid is neutralized by a base.

EXAMPLES:

Acid HCI

Base Na OH

Salt Na Cl

 


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