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Which is the strongest acid, CCl3COOH or CH2ClCOOH please explain WHY it is stronger.

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    ccl3cooh is stronger acid than ch2clcooh brcause of inductive effect.

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    Ccl3cooh

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    i think 1 is strong acid because it contain more cl atom than the second one and cl is more electron with drawing and more the cl atom it attract the carboxyal group toward itself.

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