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Write the correct net ionic equation for the reaction of silver nitrate with ammonium chloride, which produces the white precipitate pictured below.
 
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Step 1

When silver nitrate and ammonium chloride react, they combine to form a white precipitate of silver chloride and aqueous ammonium nitrate. The balanced chemical reaction is shown as,

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AgNO3 (aq)NH4CI (aq) AgCl (s) NH4NO3 (aq)

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Step 2

The net ionic equation is written by splitting the aqueous compounds into their respective ions. Hence the net ionic equation is,

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Agt (aq) NOs (aq) NH4 (aq) +Cl (aq)- >A^C1 (s) NH4 (aq) NOs (aq)

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Now, cancelling the common ions which are present on both s...

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Agt (aq)NOs (aq)+ NH4 (aq) +Cl (aq)- >AgC1 (s) + NH4* (aq) + NÓ3" (aq) Agt (aq)Cl (aq) AgCl (s)

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