What is the pKa of NaOH?


The pKa value is a value that tells how acidic a compound is. The pKa value for NaOH is 13.8. On the other spectrum, the pKb is 0.2, which is how basic the compound is.
Q&A Related to "What is the pKa of NaOH?"
The pKa of NaOH is about 16. Any base with a pKa over 13 is considered a strong base.
Clindamycin phosphate has two acidic protons with pK1 = 0.964 and pK2 = 6.081.
see the Pearson's chi square test.
A more obscure application of NaOH: It is used in Germany (and perhaps elsewhere) to make pretzels (German: Laugenbretzel) The pretzel is dipped in 3-5% aqueous NaOH for a few seconds
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