How to Calculate pKa Values.?


1. Define the acid and its conjugate base in the relevant reaction. The acid is the compound with the extra hydrogen, and its conjugate base is the compound without that hydrogen. For instance, acetic acid has a formula of HC2H3O2; its conjugate base
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The pKa of acetic acid is 4.7. ChaCha on!
The answer is too complex for this context. You can find it here: Calculation of the equilibrium pH in a multiple-buffered aqueous solution based on partitioning of proton buffering
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The formula to calculate pKa would be pKa= -log10 Ka. Where Ka is an acid dissociation constant, while pKa is a logarithmic constant. If the pKa value is larger, ...
Any effort to calculate pKa values has to rely on the computational and calculating advantages of computer programs. Only those people with a knowledge of advanced ...
1. Refer to a table of pKa values and locate the pKa of the compound under investigation. For example, the pKa of benzoic acid, a common food preservative, is ...
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