Why is H+ referred to as a proton?

H+ ion referred to as a proton

Is it true or false !!!

The hydrogen ion is represented by the H+ ion and it is also known as a proton.

Diagram of Proton:

Formation of H+ ion:


How H+ ion is formed?

Hydrogen belongs to group 1 of the periodic table. Hydrogen has one electron, one proton and no neutron.

When the hydrogen atom loses its one electron from the valence (outermost) shell results in the formation of a hydrogen(H+) ion.

The hydrogen ion is also called a proton because it has only one proton inside the nucleus of an atom .H+ ion does not contain electrons or neutrons.

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Is H+ ion electron deficient?

H+ ion is the electron-deficient species having no electrons (vacant shell) therefore it needs two electrons to complete its valence shell(duplet) and becomes stable.

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