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What are differences?

what are the top five differences between acids and alkalies ?
Question asked by: ramashyama

Asked on: 12 Jun 2010

Acids turn pH paper red colours whilst alkalis turn it dark blue. Same with litmus paper.

Acids have protons, H+, whilst alkalis have hydroxide, OH-.

Those are just a couple of differences between acids and alkalis... maybe others can come up with more :)

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Replied at: 13 Jun 2010
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