Nitronium ion, NO2+ is a one type of cation. it is created by removel of electrons.
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What is nitronium ion?
Nitronium ion NO2+ is a cation( removel of electron is known as cation). it is created by removel of an electron from the nitrogen dioxide molecule. this cation (NO2+) whichis a strong electrophile, this phenomanon is called nitronium ion.
You know that, removel of electrons gives a cation. and addition of an electron gives an anion. but in case of NO2+ ion, it is created removel of electron not addition of electron.
IUPAC name – Dioxidonitrogen(1+).
You know that, what is the name for ion with multiple charge,
-1 charge is known as anion
+1 charge is known as cation
But in case of multiple charge,
-2 charge is known as dianion
+2 charge is known as dication.
Nitronium ion can be generated by reaction of concentration nitric acid (HNO3) with concentration sulphuric acid (H2SO4).
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Nitronium ion lewis structure/ NO2+ lewis structure
First of all, you need to find the number of balance electron of (NO2+) ion.
You know that,
Nitrogen (N) has 5 balance electron and
Oxygen (O) has 6 balance electron.
Now, the overall charge of NO2+ ion is +charge (NO2+). so, it reduce number of electron by (-1).
Now, the total balance electron of NO2+ ion is,
N=5, O2 = 6×2 = 12 and +charge = -1
So, 5+12-1 = 16,
These are the balance electron of NO2+ ion.
Now, By putting the electron between atoms to form chemical bonds. as shown in figure
In first figure,
oxygen have octal (8 balance electron), and nitrogen have only 4 electron.
Now, in second figure,
Take electron from outside move to make double bonds. and also take electron from another pair to make a bonds.
So, both oxygen have 8 balance electron and nitrogen have also 8 balance electron as shown in second figure.
So, Over all result is, by sharing electron from outside of oxygen to make chemical bonds easily. and results is each atoms have 8 balance electron.
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NO2+ Attacked when the compound undergoes with hno3/h2so4
Which position will be attacked most rapidily by the nitronium ion (NO2+) when the compound undergoes with hno3/h2so4,
You can understand with help of this vedio.
After watching this vedio, you understand which position No2+ will atack.
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