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Question on Ksp

  1. Feb 4, 2016 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    In which one of the following solutions is silver chloride the most soluble?

    A) 0.181 M HCl B) 0.0176 M NH3 C) 0.744 M LiNO3 D) pure water E) 0.181 M NaCl

    2. Relevant equations
    the Ksp expression for the dissolution of AgCl is:

    Ksp = [Ag+][Cl-]

    3. The attempt at a solution

    Could anyone please explain why the answer pure water is correct versus the other answers?

    I have no idea why that is the answer.

    Thanks in advance.
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  3. Feb 4, 2016 #2


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    Well --- I suspect you've picked up an errant text --- it's really supposed to be the ammonia solution.
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