How does ammonia react with (i) silver bromide, and (ii) hydrogen iodide?

1 Answer
Sep 1, 2016


#2NH_3(aq) + AgBr(s)rarr[Ag(NH_3)_2]^(+) + Br^-#


And ammonia and hydroiodic acid is a simple acid base reaction:

#NH_3(g) + HI(g) rarr NH_4^+I^(-)(s)#

Of course, this would also work in aqueous solution, however, you would not see a product precipitating.