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Strong bases dissociate or ionize completely. Weak bases dissociate or ionize only partially. The degree to which they ionize/dissociate is given by the Kb for each weak base.

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Strong bases are totally dissociated.

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Would a weak or strong acid conduct electricity well?

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What is the difference between a strong acid or base and a weak acid or base?

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What best describes how weak acids or weak bases dissolve in water?

Weak acids and weak bases partially ionize when dissolved in water unlike strong acids and strong bases that completely ionize when dissolved. Ethanoic acid is a weak acid. At any one time, only about 1% of the ethanoic acid molecules have converted into ions. The rest remain as simple ethanoic acid molecules.

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