When the pH of a solution decreases by 1, say from pH = 3 to pH = 2, by what factor does the hydronium ion concentration increase? Why?
The concentration increases TENFOLD.............
Students tend to have problems with the logarithmic function, because it is here where they are introduced to the function for the first time. All I can say is do not be intimidated by it. Back in the day, before the advent of electronic calculators, everyone used logs for complex calculation. When I write
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