Problem: At 22°C an excess amount of a generic metal hydroxide M(OH)2 is mixed with pure water. The resulting equilibrium solution has a pH of 10.28. What is the K_sp of the salt at 22°C?

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At 22°C an excess amount of a generic metal hydroxide M(OH)2 is mixed with pure water. The resulting equilibrium solution has a pH of 10.28. What is the K_sp of the salt at 22°C?

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