Problem: Write the chemical equation for the reaction of propylamine, C3H7NH2 with water.Write the Kb expression for the reaction of propylamine, C3H7NH2 with water.a) [C3H7NH+3][OH−][C3H7NH2]b) [C3H7NH2][H2O][C3H7NH+3][OH−]c) [C3H7NH2][C3H7NH+3][OH−]d) [C3H7NH+3][OH−][C3H7NH2][H2O]

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weak base:

B (aq) + H2O (l) HB+ (aq) + OH- (aq)


Kb expression

Kb = productsreactants


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Write the chemical equation for the reaction of propylamine, C3H7NH2 with water.

Write the Kb expression for the reaction of propylamine, C3H7NH2 with water.

a) [C3H7NH+3][OH−][C3H7NH2]

b) [C3H7NH2][H2O][C3H7NH+3][OH]

c) [C3H7NH2][C3H7NH+3][OH]

d) [C3H7NH+3][OH][C3H7NH2][H2O]

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