We can construct an ICE table for the dissociation of AgI.
Remember that solids are ignored in the ICE table and Ksp expression.
The Ksp expression for AgI is:
Note that each concentration is raised by the stoichiometric coefficient: [Ag+] and [I–] are raised to 1
We can now plug in the equilibrium concentrations and solve for x, which is the molar solubility of AgI.
Calculate the molar solubility of AgI in pure water. K sp for AgI is 1.5 X 10 -16.
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