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Equilibrium Help!

  1. Jan 7, 2007 #1
    NH3 + H2O <--> NH4+ OH-

    If i add a few drops of HCl to this solution which way would the equilibrium shift... and what are the changes to the system. Thanks.
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  3. Jan 7, 2007 #2


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    Are you familiar with Le Chatelier's principle? What happens to the pH as the reaction proceeds? What happens when you add HCL?
  4. Jan 13, 2007 #3
    shift to left, would it not?, the h would bond to the oh and create H2O
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