Problem: The pH of a saturated solution of Ca(OH)2 is 12.37. What is the Ksp of Ca(OH)2?

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We are being asked to determine the Ksp of Ca(OH)2 with a pH of a saturated solution equal to 12.37


We are going to do the following steps:

Step 1: Construct an ICE chart

Step 2: Calculate the [OH-]

Step 3: Calculate Ksp


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The pH of a saturated solution of Ca(OH)2 is 12.37. What is the Ksp of Ca(OH)2?

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