Problem: What is the net ionic equation for the reaction of cesium hydroxide and iron(II) acetate?A. All species remain aqueous; No ReactionB. 2Cs+(aq) + 2OH-(aq) + Fe2+(aq) + 2C2H3O2-(aq) → 2Cs+(aq) + 2C2H3O2-(aq) + Fe(OH)2(s)C. 2Cs+(aq) + 2OH-(aq) + Fe2+(aq) + 2C2H3O2-(aq) → 2CsC2H3O2(s) + Fe2+(aq) + 2OH-(aq)D. Cs+(aq) + C2H3O2-(aq) → CsC2H3O2(s) E. 2OH-(aq) + Fe2+(aq) → Fe(OH)2(s)

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Determine the reaction between cesium hydroxide and iron (II) acetate and figure out the net ionic equation  

Cesium hydroxide is composed of cesium (Group 1A → +1 charge → Cs+and hydroxide (polyatomic anion → OH-). The molecular formula will appear as CsOH. Recall that for ionic compounds, the charge of the ion goes to the subscript of the counterion

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What is the net ionic equation for the reaction of cesium hydroxide and iron(II) acetate?

A. All species remain aqueous; No Reaction

B. 2Cs+(aq) + 2OH-(aq) + Fe2+(aq) + 2C2H3O2-(aq) → 2Cs+(aq) + 2C2H3O2-(aq) + Fe(OH)2(s)

C. 2Cs+(aq) + 2OH-(aq) + Fe2+(aq) + 2C2H3O2-(aq) → 2CsC2H3O2(s) + Fe2+(aq) + 2OH-(aq)

D. Cs+(aq) + C2H3O2-(aq) → CsC2H3O2(s) 

E. 2OH-(aq) + Fe2+(aq) → Fe(OH)2(s)

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