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Ammonium Ion

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  • An ammonium ion is an ion that has the following general structural formula.

     

     

    R1, R2, R3, and R4 could be hydrogen atoms, alkyl groups, aryl groups, or any combination thereof.

     

    eg:

     

     

    see also primary ammonium ion, secondary ammonium ion, tertiary ammonium ion, quaternary ammonium ion