Determine whether each of the following salts will form a solution that is acidic, basic, or pH-neutral?


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  1. All look ok to me except for NH4ClO. I think that will be basic. The Kb for NH3 is about 10^-5 and Ka for HOCl is about 10^-8
    I follow the rule of (H^+) = sqrt(KwKa/Kb) for weak acid/weak base salts.

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