Write a net ionic equation for the neutralization reaction of HCN(aq) with NaOH(aq).?

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  • 1 month ago

    HCN is a weak acid, and so most of it is in the form HCN(aq). Na+(aq) is a spectator ion. So, the net ionic equation for this neutralization is:

    HCN(aq) + OH-(aq) --> CN-(aq) + H2O(l)

    • Dlyn1 month agoReport

      I got the correct answer and it's H+(aq) + OH-(aq)> H2O(l)

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