Students will be able to
- recall the pH scale and identify the pH of acids, bases, and neutral solutions,
- recall that water can self-ionize to produce and ions,
- write and describe the equation for the ion-product constant of liquid water, Kw,
- define pH in quantitative terms as ,
- relate Kw to pH and pOH,
- calculate and/or from pH and/or pOH,
- calculate pH and/or pOH from and/or .