Problem: Will precipitation occur when the following solutions are mixed?Na2CO3 and AgNO3

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We have to determine if a precipitate will form when solutions of Na2CO3 and AgNO3 are mixed.

precipitate is an insoluble solid substance formed when solutions of two soluble substance are mixed together.


Carbonate salts are generally insoluble except the carbonates of group 1 metals (Li, Na, K, Rb and Cs) and ammonium (NH4+).

Nitrates are soluble salts.

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Will precipitation occur when the following solutions are mixed?

Na2CO3 and AgNO3

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