Acids and Bases

Updated: 5/19/2020
Acids and Bases

Storyboard Text

  • Hey, Baking Soda, I wonder if I can eat it.
  • No, that is a base that is high on the pH scale . You cannot consume it
  • Thanks for saving me earlier, but how can I find out if mypool has the right pH level.
  • Oh, well you can use an indicator, your pool should be between 7.2 and 7.8, if it is lower than 7 that is dangerous and it considered an acid.
  • Do they always stay separate or they combine?
  • Good question,When you combine a weak acid with a base they neutralize and create a salt.
  • Okay, that is cool but what is corrosive acids and bases.
  • Creeks that look like this is called a bog, it has a unique chemical makeup and it preserve bodies called bog bodies.
  • Oh yeah, didn't you want to know about corrosive acids and bases?
  • Basically it just means that acids and bases have the ability to destroy objects
  • Oh, yeah, what's that all about.