Problem: In the course of various qualitative analysis procedures, the following mixtures are encountered. Suggest how each mixture might be separated.Zn2+ and Cd2+

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We have to determine how can we separate Zn2+ ions from Cd2+ ions.

In qualitative analysis, we can separate metal ions through precipitation reactions.

Metal ions are classified into 5 groups based on their solubility and type of anion they form a precipitate with.

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In the course of various qualitative analysis procedures, the following mixtures are encountered. Suggest how each mixture might be separated.

Zn2+ and Cd2+

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