spectator ions → does not participate in the reaction
Which of the ions listed below is a spectator ion in the complete ionic equation shown here?
Ag+ (aq) + NO3- (aq) + Na+ (aq) + I- (aq) → AgI (s) + NO3- (aq) + Na+ (aq)
In a chemical reaction, spectator ions are those, that __________ in the reaction. They appear __________ of the equation. An example of a spectator ion from the complete ionic equation above is _________.
only on the left or the right side
do not participate
on both sides
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