Problem: Show how NH4C2H3O2 (ammonium acetate) “breaks up” into its component ions upon dissolving in water by drawing molecular-level pictures.

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The dissociation of NH4C2H3Ois as follow:

NH4C2H3O2(aq) NH4+(aq) + C2H3O2(aq)

Drawing the Lewis structure of each component.

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Show how NH4C2H3O2 (ammonium acetate) “breaks up” into its component ions upon dissolving in water by drawing molecular-level pictures.

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