Mg metal burns in air to give a white ash. When this ash is treated with water, sometimes the odour of ammonia can be detected, because of:
(a) Which feature of ammonia molecule leads to the formation of the ammonium ion when ammonia dissolves in water ?
(b) Name the other ion formed when ammonia dissolves in water.
(c) Give one test that can be used to detect the presence of the ion produced in (b).
Explain the formation of scum when hard water is treated with soap.