Diprotic Acid: Definition, Formula & Examples


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A diprotic acid _____.

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1. Which of the following is an example of a diprotic acid?

2. In the stepwise dissociation of polyprotic acids, which acid has the largest Ka value and is therefore the most acidic?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use the quiz and worksheet to test your knowledge of diprotic acid. Topics you will need to know include properties of the acid and examples of it.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These study tools will help you to:

  • Understand Ka values
  • Define stepwise dissociation
  • Identify protons

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will measure the following:

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about acids in a different light
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding stepwise dissociation and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as diprotic acid and proton

Additional Learning

Read more about diprotic acids with this lesson named Diprotic Acid: Definition, Formula & Examples. This lesson goes over these additional learning objectives:

  • Learn about a stepwise dissociation reaction
  • Understand strengths of diprotic acid
  • Recognize steps of the diprotic acid mechanism