# What is the pH range for acids? For bases?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 14, 2017

#### Answer:

Acids: 1-6

Bases: 8-14

Neutral: 7

All values in whole integers, real values may be continuous.

#### Explanation:

The definition of pH is from the auto-dissociation of water, with an equal number of

Similarly pOH can be written as

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