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Homework Help: Is Silver Chloride soluble in Sodium Hydroxide ?

  1. Jul 7, 2007 #1
    Is "Silver Chloride" soluble in "Sodium Hydroxide"??

    Is "Silver Chloride" soluble in "Sodium Hydroxide"?? :confused:
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  3. Jul 7, 2007 #2
    Yes. It forms a silver complex.
  4. Jul 7, 2007 #3
    thats exactly what I assumed. Please will you provide me with the reactions or some articles? Please!! Thank you very much for the answer.
  5. Jul 8, 2007 #4
    Look up qualitative analysis of silver chloride...
  6. Jul 8, 2007 #5
    Hey, please. Its very important for me. Please do provide me ith the reactions and articles. Please. I have searched a lot on google but in vain. And please remember its silver chloride and sodium hydroxide. Plese do provide me with them. I shall be very grateful.


    A link will be helpful either...
    Somebody help...
    Last edited: Jul 8, 2007
  7. Jul 8, 2007 #6
    Please reply!!
  8. Jul 10, 2007 #7
    from my lil bit poor knowledge of qualitative analysis..... i believe that this reaction will yield sodium chloride and silver hydroxide. but silver hydroxide is not so stable.... it is quickly converted to hydrated silver oxide. i would say it dissolves...

    hope i was right.
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