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are acids soluble in water?

I have been told that acids are not soluble in water.  Is this true?
asked in Chemistry by Edward Roberts


1 Answer

Some acids are not soluble in water while others are.  Generally speaking Mineral acids are soluble in whater while some organic acids are almost insoluble.  Non-Polar acids (like lauric and stearic acid) cannot combine with the polar side of water making them insoluble in water.
answered by Marvin
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