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The pH level of a substance describes how acidic or basic it is. Substances with a higher pH level are more basic, while substances with a lower pH level are more acidic. A substance with a pH of 7 is considered neutral,... More »

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A pH scale chart includes a list of all the possible values along the pH scale and whether each value is acidic, neutral or basic. Each pH value has a color assignment that corresponds to its color in a pH indicator test... More »

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The pH level of sugar is 7 because sugar is neutral. The pH of any substance that is neither an acid nor base is 7. More »

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A good pH level depends on the substance in question. Some substances are meant to be more acidic and others more basic, while some substances should be neutral. For instance, stomach acid has a pH of 1, while pancreatic... More »

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A pH meter is used to acquire the measurement of a substance's pH level. The pH of a substance is a measurement of its acidity or basicity. More »

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The pH value of NaCl, which is sodium chloride, is 7, making NaCl a neutral substance. While substances with pH values of 7 are considered neutral, those with pH values between 0 and 7 are considered acidic, and those wi... More »

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Acetone (C3H6O) has a pH of 7, which means that the substance, on its own, is neither an acid nor a base. This pH value, which is about the same as pure water, shows that acetone is relatively neutral. The organic compou... More »

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