Hg2(NO3)2 (aq) + CuSO4(aq) →
• Hg2(NO3)2 → Hg22+ + NO3-
• CuSO4 → Cu2+ + SO42-
▪ double displacement reaction → the positive ions (cations) and the negative ions (anions) of the two reactants will swap or switch places
What precipitate (if any) will form from the following reaction?
Hg2(NO3)2 (aq) + CuSO4 (aq)
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