Problem: For this question, consider what might happen if a solution of mercury (II) nitrate were to be mixed with a solution of ammonium iodide. You will want to write a balanced equation and a net ionic equation to help you answer the following questions.    Upon mixing these two solutions: a redox reaction occurs an acid-base reaction occurs a decomposition reaction occurs a precipitation reaction occurs no reaction occurs

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For this question, consider what might happen if a solution of mercury (II) nitrate were to be mixed with a solution of ammonium iodide. You will want to write a balanced equation and a net ionic equation to help you answer the following questions. 

Upon mixing these two solutions:

  1. a redox reaction occurs
  2. an acid-base reaction occurs
  3. a decomposition reaction occurs
  4. a precipitation reaction occurs
  5. no reaction occurs

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