Which is the stronger base, #NH_3#, or #NH_2^(-)#?

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anor277 Share
Jun 4, 2016

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As a hint, the amide ion, #NH_2^-# does not exist in water, whereas the ammonia molecule, #NH_3#, does. Which should have the greater propensity to bind to a proton?

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