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Solution to Exercise 7-3-3

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    Below is the structure of ascorbate, the conjugate base of ascorbic acid. Note that the negative charge can be delocalized by resonance to two oxygen atoms, which makes ascorbic acid similar in strength to carboxylic acids.

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