Let’s define a Bronsted-Lowry Acid and a Bronsted-Lowry Base.
Bronsted-Lowry acid → proton (H+) donor
Bronsted-Lowry base → proton (H+) acceptor
Ammonia, NH3 produces hydroxide ions in aqueous solution by
A. donating a proton to an acid molecule.
B. donating a proton to a water molecule.
C. donating a hydrogen ion to water molecule.
D. accepting an electron from an acid molecule.
E. accepting a proton from a water molecule.
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