Equilibrium reaction: (C2H5)3N(aq) + H2O(l) ⇌ (C2H5)3NH+(aq) + OH-(aq)
Step 1: Construct an ICE chart for the reaction.
Step 2: Write the Kb expression and calculate for Kb.
Solids and liquids are not included in the expression
Step 3: Calculate the equilibrium concentrations.
Calculate [OH-], [H+], and the pH of 0.20 M solution of the following amine.
a. triethylamine [(C2H5)3N, Kb = 4.0 X 10 -4]
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