Introduction to The pH Scale

Demonstrate familiarity with the pH scale

In this outcome we’ll learn about the pH scale and the importance of acids and bases.

What You’ll Learn to Do

  • Identify the characteristics of acids
  • Identify the characteristics of bases
  • Define “buffers” and discuss the role they play in human biology

Learning Activities

The learning activities for this section include the following:

  • Acids and Bases
  • Buffers
  • Self Check: The pH Scale