Asked in Acids and Bases
What is the formula for hydrofluoric acid?
The formula for hydrofluoric acid is HF. HF - one atom hydrogen bonded to one atom fluorine. Oh...never call it "hydrofluoric acid." Always call it HF. "Hydrofluoric" and "hydrochloric" sound an awful lot alike, but HF is far more dangerous - deadly, in fact. ...
Asked in Elements and Compounds
Is Hydrogen fluoride anhydrous the same as Hydrofluoric Acid?
No. Hydrofluoric acid is aqueous hydrogen fluoride (dissolved in water). Hydrogen fluoride will form hydrofluoric acid when it comes in contact with water. ...
Asked in Periodic Table, Elements and Compounds
What is the chemical name for HF?
Hydrofluoric Acid. It actually depends on if the HF has a aqeous or (aq) symbol behind it it it does than it is Hydrofluoric acid but if it doesn't then it is Hydrogen Fluoride The chemical name for HF is hydrofluoric acid. Hydrofluoric acid is simply just a solution of hydrogen fluoride that is in water. ...