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    Understanding acid strength, pKa.

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    Picric acid (C<sub>6</sub>H<sub>3</sub>N<sub>3</sub>O<sub>7</sub>) has a pKa of 0.3.
    Formic acid (CHO<sub>2</sub>H) has a pKa of 3.7.

    Which is the stronger acid?

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