AgNO3 combines with chloride ions and forms AgCl precipitate.
1) AgCl is obtained as a white precipitate2) AgCl is insoluble in water.
3) It is soluble in aqueous ammonia
In the preparation of silver nitrate dilute nitric acid is used. Silver combines with HNO3 and forms silver nitrate.
It is colorless and is soluble in water.On heating AgNO3 decomposes and forms silver, nitrogen dioxide and oxygen.