Problem: The equation below shows the equilibrium in an aqueous solution of methylamine: CH3NH2(aq) + H2O(l) ⇌ CH3NH3+(aq) + OH-(aq) Which of the following represents a conjugate acid-base pair? a) CH3NH2 and H2O b) CH3NH3+ and OH- c) H2O and OH- d) CH3NH2 and OH-

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The equation below shows the equilibrium in an aqueous solution of methylamine:

CH3NH2(aq) + H2O(l) ⇌ CH3NH3+(aq) + OH-(aq)

Which of the following represents a conjugate acid-base pair?

a) CH3NH2 and H2O

b) CH3NH3+ and OH-

c) H2O and OH-

d) CH3NH2 and OH-

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