Chemistry 12th Edition

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ISBN 10: 0078021510
ISBN 13: 978-0-07802-151-0

Chapter 4 - Reactions in Aqueous Solutions - Questions & Problems: 4.158

Answer

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Work Step by Step

We know that an acid base reaction is the one in which a proton transfer takes place. $NH_4Cl$ exists as $NH_4^+$ and $Cl^-$, and from $NH_3$ and $HCl$, a proton is transferred from $NH_4^+$ to $Cl^-$. Hence, the given reaction is an acid-base reaction.
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