Problem: As K2O dissolves in water, the oxide ion reacts with water molecules to form hydroxide ions.Enter the net ionic equation for this reaction.

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K2O (aq) → 2 K+ (aq) + O2- (aq)

H2O (l) ⇌ H+ (aq) + OH- (aq)


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As K2O dissolves in water, the oxide ion reacts with water molecules to form hydroxide ions.

Enter the net ionic equation for this reaction.

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