Explain the purpose of the following in the above experiment and give pertinent equations when applicable:
o The purpose of adding sodium hydroxide
Bases are compounds that raise the pH of a given solution. Bases are species that, by the Lewis definition, serve as strong electron donors to another species, which often results in their protonation.
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