Dissociation of CH3COONH4 in solution will appear as:
CH3COONH4 → CH3COO- + NH4+
CH3COO- is the conjugate base of CH3COOH.
NH4+ is the conjugate acid of NH3.
Calculate the pH of a 0.20 M ammonium acetate (CH3COONH4) solution.
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