• Car batteries are used around the world to provide the power to start car engines.
  • One essential component of car batteries is the strong electrolyte sulfuric acid.
  • In the battery, this material ionizes into hydrogen ions and sulfate ions.
  • Some polar molecular compounds are nonelectrolytes in their pure state, but become electrolytes when they are dissolved in water.
  • A strong electrolytes is a solution in which a large fraction of the dissolved solute exists as ions.
  • A weak electrolyte has only a small amount of ionization in solution.
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