Problem: A solution containing sodium fluoride is mixed with one containing calcium nitrate to form a solution that is 0.015 M in NaF and 0.010 M in Ca(NO3)2. Will a precipitate form in the mixed solution? If so, identify the precipitate.

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A solution containing sodium fluoride is mixed with one containing calcium nitrate to form a solution that is 0.015 M in NaF and 0.010 M in Ca(NO3)2. Will a precipitate form in the mixed solution? If so, identify the precipitate.

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