Question 12.9 (Sixth Edition)

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Steve Magana 2I
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Question 12.9 (Sixth Edition)

Postby Steve Magana 2I » Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:08 pm

Question: Which of the following reactions can be classified as reactions between Brønsted acids and bases? For those that can be so classified, identify the acid and the base. (Hint: It may help to write the net ionic equations.)
(a) NH4I(aq) + H2O(l) --> NH3(aq) + H3O(aq) + I(aq)
(b) NH4I(s) --> NH3(g) + HI(g)
(c) CH3COOH(aq) + NH3(aq) --> CH3CONH2(aq) + H2O(l)
(d) NH4I(am) + KNH2(am) --> KI(am) + 2 NH3(l)

Can someone help me understand this question please? Thank you!

Ivan Tadeja 4B
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Re: Question 12.9 (Sixth Edition)

Postby Ivan Tadeja 4B » Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:52 pm

I'm actually pretty stumped on this one as well, I'm not exactly sure what the text means by writing the net ionic equations.

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