Problem: Ba(OH)2 is a strong electrolyte. Determine the concentration of each of the individual ions in a 0.750 M Ba(OH)2 solution.[Ba2+][OH-]

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We’re being asked to calculate the individual ion concentration in a 0.750 M Ba(OH)2 solution.


Let’s first determine what type of base is Ba(OH)2:

Any Group 2A metal (from Ca2+ to Ba2+when combined with OH-, H-, O2- or NH2- makes a strong base

Ba (Group 2A metal) is paired with OH-

Ba(OH)2strong base

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Ba(OH)2 is a strong electrolyte. Determine the concentration of each of the individual ions in a 0.750 M Ba(OH)2 solution.

[Ba2+]

[OH-]


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