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Mini-Quiz: Acids

by Ron Kurtus (revised 15 September 2015)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. What element is in most acids and bases?




2. Which pH indicates the material is acidic?




3. Why should you be careful dealing with acids?

They can eat your skin away

They can cause an upset stomach

They smell real bad

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Chemistry. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

Use caution when handling acids

Resources and references

Ron Kurtus' Credentials


Weak Acids and Bases - From University of Waterloo, Canada

Experiments with Acids and Bases

Red Cabbage Indicator - Substitute for Litmus paper

Chemistry Resources


Top-rated books on Chemistry

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