Info

5. What is the pH of an ammonium acetate solution? The pKa of the ammonium (NH4+) cation is 9.3. Always bear in mind that the pKa refers to the ability of the proton donor form to release the proton into water to form H3O+. Since this is the salt of a weak acid (NH4+) and the conjugate base of a weak acid (acetate anion), the following equation is used. Note that molar concentration is not a variable in this calculation.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
How To Reduce Acne Scarring

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

Acne is a name that is famous in its own right, but for all of the wrong reasons. Most teenagers know, and dread, the very word, as it so prevalently wrecks havoc on their faces throughout their adolescent years.

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment