State the difference between: acid radical and basic radical

Answer:

The difference between the acid and basic radicals are explained below

Acid radicals Basic radicals
Negatively charged radicals are called acidic radicals. Positively charged radicals are called a basic radical.
Acid radicals are formed by removal of hydrogen ion (H+). Basic radicals are formed by the removal of hydroxide ion (OH).
Example: H2S04 loses one H+ ion to form HSO4 ion. Example: KOH loses OH ion and becomes K+ ion.

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