Is molarity the most representative form of quantifying acids and bases? Discuss the possible disadvantages of this system and the alternatives to the same.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 3:38 am ad1c9bdddf
Molarity is not the most representative form of quantifying acids and bases, necessarily. For monoprotic acids and monohydroxylic bases, it's fine. For example, 1M HCl or NaOH is a perfectly good representation of the acid or base content contained! The disadvantage of this system becomes apparent when you move to more ...
This solution answers several question about physical chemistry, including: what are the advantages and disadvantages to the alternative of molarity when dealing with acids and bases; and, what IS the alternative measure of acid and base content?