Problem: The Ksp of AgI is 1.5 x 10-16. Calculate the solubility in mol/L of AgI in a 0.30 M NaI solution.a. 1.7 x 10-8b. 0.3c. 2.6 x 10-17d. 8.5 x 1017e. 5.0 x 10-16

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AgI(s) will break up into its ions:          AgI(s)  Ag+(aq) + I-(aq)

NaI also break up to its ions:              NaI(s)  Na+(aq) + I-(aq)

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The Ksp of AgI is 1.5 x 10-16. Calculate the solubility in mol/L of AgI in a 0.30 M NaI solution.

a. 1.7 x 10-8
b. 0.3
c. 2.6 x 10-17
d. 8.5 x 1017
e. 5.0 x 10-16

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