# Solution to Exercise 7-2-1

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Remember that the stronger conjugate acid has the weaker conjugate base. From the table of approximate pKa values given in this section, CH3SH (pKa ~ 10) is a stronger acid than CH3OH (pKa ~ 15) , so CH3O- is the stronger base.

Following the same reasoning and using the given approximate pKa values of the conjugate acids, ammonia (NH3) is a stronger base than acetate (CH2COO-), and hydroxide (OH-) is a stronger base than acetate.

Solution to Exercise 7-2-1 is shared under a not declared license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by .

Solution to Exercise 7-2-1 is shared under a not declared license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Tim Soderberg.