Join TSR now and get all your revision questions answeredSign up now

Basic A level Chemistry Question - But Need help :/ Watch

    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Why can the reaction of NH3 and BF3 to give H3N→BF3 be classified as an acid base reaction even though proton transfer is not involved?
    Offline

    16
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by benzenee)
    Why can the reaction of NH3 and BF3 to give H3N→BF3 be classified as an acid base reaction even though proton transfer is not involved?
    Lewis acid, lewis base.
 
 
 
Poll
Which web browser do you use?

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.