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Molecule with +ve and ve charge at different locations on a molecule.
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
how is this stable?
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.Sam. Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Its stable, the charges cancel out each other, this happens pretty often for amino acids
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
why dosent the electron move toward the exposed proton ?
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
does it have something to do with electron shells filling up?
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.Sam. Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1351746995832:dw
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so the RHS is favoured because it is a lower energy state right?
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.Sam. Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
It depends on the Ka and Kb value for proton transfer, it doesn't mean it will always work
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Normally, amino acids in solution of water are required to induce zwitterion formation in a given amino acid molecule. First reaction: \[H_2NCH_2CO_2H + H_2O \leftarrow \rightarrow H_2NCH_2COO^ + H_3O^+\] Second reaction: \[H_2NCH_2CO_2H + H_2O \leftarrow \rightarrow ^+H_3NCH_2COOH +OH^\] Overall reaction: \[H_2NCH_2CO_2H \leftarrow \rightarrow ^+H_3NCH_2COO^ \] You can also say that water plays an important role in inducing zwitterion formation. But the yield depends on equilibrium constant K, and amount of water, large K value means the forward direction is favored.
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sara12345 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is it a dipole also
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