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Solving for the pH of NH3

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You have a 0.1 M aqueous solution of NH3 to which you add an equal volume of 0.1 M AgNO3. The Kb is 1.80 x 10-5 and the K formation for [Ag(NH3)2]+ is 1.69 x 10 to the 7th. What is the pH of the original NH3 solution and what is the pH after the addition of AgNO3?

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You have a 0.1 M aqueous solution of NH3 to which you add an equal volume of 0.1 M AgNO3. The Kb is 1.80 x 10-5 and the K formation for [Ag(NH3)2]+ is 1.69 x 107.

What is the pH of the original NH3 solution and what is the pH after the addition of AgNO3?

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Solving for the pH of NH3 after a reaction with AgNO3 is provided.

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