Problem: Indicate which of the following is the stronger base in aqueous solution,(CH3)2NH or (CH3)3NA. (CH3)2NHB. (CH3)3NC. They have equal strengths as bases in aqueous solution.

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We're being asked to determine which is the stronger base in aqueous solution:

(CH3)2NH or (CH3)3N


The compounds given with carbon, nitrogen and hydrogen → amine

Neutral Amine → basic 


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Indicate which of the following is the stronger base in aqueous solution,

(CH3)2NH or (CH3)3N

A. (CH3)2NH

B. (CH3)3N

C. They have equal strengths as bases in aqueous solution.

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