Problem: Consider the following reaction:2HI(aq) + Ba(OH)2(aq) → 2H2O(l) + Ba I2(aq)Enter the complete ionic equation for this reaction.

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For the total ionic equation → soluble ionic compounds (in aqueous form) separate or breaks up and become ions

• Solids and liquids will not break up since they are insoluble compounds

2 HI(aq) + Ba(OH)2(aq) →  2H2O(l) + BaI2(aq)

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Consider the following reaction:

2HI(aq) + Ba(OH)2(aq) → 2H2O(l) + Ba I2(aq)

Enter the complete ionic equation for this reaction.


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