Is nitric acid the strongest acid and acetic acid the weakest?
Far from it!
The strongest acid
Probably the strongest common acid is perchloric acid,
However, the strongest acid known is fluoroantimonic acid,
The weakest acid
The weakest common acid is probably
Acetic acid (
However, the weakest acids are probably the alkanes (
The weakest acid is probably cyclopentane. Its Bordwell
Even ethylene (