Problem: Which statement is correct for this reaction? HS – (aq) + NH4 + (aq) → H2S (g) + NH3 (g) a. HS – acts as an acid b. NH4 + acts as a base c. HS – is a proton donor for NH4 + d. NH4 + is a proton donor for HS

FREE Expert Solution
82% (119 ratings)
Problem Details

Which statement is correct for this reaction? HS  (aq) + NH4 + (aq) → H2S (g) + NH3 (g)

a. HS  acts as an acid

b. NH4 + acts as a base

c. HS is a proton donor for NH4 +

d. NH4 + is a proton donor for HS

Frequently Asked Questions

What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?

Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Bronsted Lowry Acid and Base concept. You can view video lessons to learn Bronsted Lowry Acid and Base. Or if you need more Bronsted Lowry Acid and Base practice, you can also practice Bronsted Lowry Acid and Base practice problems.

What is the difficulty of this problem?

Our tutors rated the difficulty ofWhich statement is correct for this reaction? HS – (aq) + NH...as medium difficulty.

How long does this problem take to solve?

Our expert Chemistry tutor, Jules took 2 minutes undefined to solve this problem. You can follow their steps in the video explanation above.

What professor is this problem relevant for?

Based on our data, we think this problem is relevant for Professor Griffiths' class at SJU.