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Why do HCl, HNO3, etc.,show acidic charecterstics in aqueous solutions while solutions of compounds like alcohal and glucose do not show acidic charecter?
 
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Pratik Sharma wrote:Why do HCl, HNO3, etc.,show acidic charecterstics in aqueous solutions while solutions of compounds like alcohal and glucose do not show acidic charecter?


 bt alcohol & glucose donot dissociate this way to give out  ions which is the basic propety for acids hence they donot show acidic behaviour.


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HCl , HNO3 etc. Shows acidic character in aqueous solution because when they are added in water they produce free H positive ions. When these H positive ions react with water foms Hydronium ions.... Due to the presence these ions these substances show acidic character.
 While in case of Glucose, alcohol etc no such process takes place.
 
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Damn...this is a class tenth Ncert question!!
 
 
 
   
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