For this problem, we are being asked which ion forms a basic solution when dissolved in water
To determine if an anion is a basic ion, we should add H+ to it. If the addition of H+ leads to:
1. a weak acid, the anion is basic.
2. a strong acid, the anion is neutral.
Which ion forms a basic solution when dissolved in water?
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