Problem: In a 1 M solution of NH3(aq), identify the relative molar amounts of these species: H2O, NH3, H3O+, NH4+ = OH-

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Reaction:

NH3 (aq)   +  H2(l)  NH4+(aq) +  OH-(aq)

Kb for NH3 = 1.8x10-5 (found in books and the internet)


Identify the relative molar amounts. 

A. Calculate molar amounts of NH4and OH-


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In a 1 M solution of NH3(aq), identify the relative molar amounts of these species: 

H2O, NH3, H3O+, NH4+ = OH-

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