What is Monobasic Acid?

Asked by shaktidevgun | 2nd Dec, 2015, 07:23: PM

Expert Answer:

A monobasic acid is an acid that has only one hydrogen ion to donate to a base in an acid-base reaction. Hence, a monobasic molecule has only one replaceable hydrogen atom. Examples, HCl and HNO3.
HCl → H+ + Cl-
HNO3 → H+ + NO3-

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 3rd Dec, 2015, 09:14: PM