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What's stronger than acid?
- megalomaniacLv 71 month agoFavourite answer
Acids aren't all equally powerful, they come in different concentrations. That's the important thing. One can even drink weak acids but drinking concentrated acids would cause a painful death. It's like asking how long is a piece of string?
- Dr WLv 71 month ago
DMT (N-Dimethyltryptamine) is stronger than LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide)
- RobbieLv 51 month ago
What do you mean?
You have weak acids which do not dissociate completely in solutions (ie. acetic acid or citric acid), strong acids which dissociate completely (all hydrogen halides except HF, chloric, perchloric, nitric and the strongest mineral acid, sulfuric acid) and then the superacids, such as magic acid or fluoroantimonic acid (acid with an acidity greater than that of 100% pure sulfuric acid.) They find use as catalysts in alkylation reactions.
The same with bases, you have weak bases (ie. ammonia), strong bases (ie. NaOH) and superbases (ie. Lithium diisopropylamide or alkali metal hydrides). They are usually used as catalysts in organic reactions.
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- JohnLv 71 month ago
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- BobbyLv 71 month ago
Superman of course
- lenpol7Lv 71 month ago
The mineral acids are the strong acids. e.g. HCl, HBr, H2SO4 , H2SO3 , HNO3, HNO2, H3PO4 are some strong acids.
The Carboxylic Acids are the weak acids, e.g. CH3COOH, HCOOH, CH3CH2COOH
The difference between the two , is the mineral acids fully dissociate in solution, releasing all their hydrogen ions. By comparison the carboxylic acids only partially dissociate in solution, releasing only a few of their hydrogen ions.
- Anonymous1 month ago
Your stomach, it runs on HCl
- busterwasmycatLv 71 month ago
In what way, exactly? Heat is more destructive, perhaps, so "stronger" in that way. Many oxidizers generate more energy and emit more heat, and cause more vigorous reactions per unit quantity than any acid would.
Acids vary in strength, but even the most corrosive acids are not strong against (do not react with) everything. Lots of things are compatible with acidic conditions. Some bases are more reactive for certain things than an equal strength acid. Corrosives can be either acid or alkali. They attack different things with different intensities.
- Anonymous1 month ago
My love for chicken nuggets