ICSE - X - Chemistry
Please explain formation of hydronium ion , hydroxyl ion and ammonium iom with the help of diagrams please as my board is on 2nd april
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Formation of Hydroxyl ion:
The hydroxyl ion or hydroxide ion is OH-. It is formed when one hydrogen ion H+ is removed from the water molecule.
H2O → H+ + OH-
When H+ is removed from water molecule, the shared pair of electron remains with oxygen as oxygen is more electronegative and thus hydroxyl ion has negative charge.
Formation of ammonium ion:
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