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H vs H30+

Posted: Sat Dec 08, 2018 3:02 pm
by Soyoung Park 1H
How are hydrogen atoms and hydronium ions the same?

Re: H vs H30+

Posted: Sat Dec 08, 2018 3:10 pm
by Casandra
Soyoung Park 1H wrote:How are hydrogen atoms and hydronium ions the same?

H+ and H3O+ are the same in that the hydronium ion is just the H+ attached to a water molecule.

Re: H vs H30+

Posted: Sat Dec 08, 2018 5:35 pm
by Lisa Werner 2F
To expand from the previous reply, their concentrations are therefore interchangeable in the pH equation.