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Weak and Strong Electrolytes and Nonelectrolytes

classification of solutes in aqueous solution
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HCl
strong electrolyte
HNO₃
strong electrolyte
HClO₄
strong electrolyte
H₂SO₄
strong electrolyte
*has two ionizable H⁺ ions
NaOH
strong electrolyte
Ba(OH)₂
strong electrolyte
ionic compounds
strong electrolyte
CH₃COOH
weak electrolyte
HF
weak electrolyte
HNO₂
weak electrolyte
NH₃
weak electrolyte
H₂O
weak electrolyte
*Pure water is an extremely weak electrolyte
(NH₂)₂CO (urea)
nonelectrolyte
CH₃OH (methanol)
nonelectrolyte
C₂H₅OH (ethanol)
nonelectrolyte
C₆H₁₂O₆ (glucose)
nonelectrolyte
C₁₂H₂₂O₁₁ (sucrose)
nonelectrolyte