Problem: Write balanced net ionic equations for the reactions that occur in each of the following cases. Identify the spectator ion or ions in each reaction.You may want to reference(Pages 126 - 130)Section 4.2 while completing this problem.(a) Cr2(SO4)3(aq) + (NH4)2CO3(aq) →

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Cr2(SO4)3(aq) + (NH4)2CO3(aq) → 

Cr2(SO4)3(aq) → 2 Cr3+(aq) + 3 SO42-(aq)

(NH4)2CO3(aq) → 2 NH4+(aq) + CO32-(aq)


Sulfates (SO42-) are soluble except those of Ca2+, Sr2+, Ba2+, Ag+, and Pb2+
Carbonates (CO32-) are insoluble except when with Group 1A ions (Li+, Na+, K+, etc.) and ammonium ion (NH4+)

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Write balanced net ionic equations for the reactions that occur in each of the following cases. Identify the spectator ion or ions in each reaction.

You may want to reference(Pages 126 - 130)Section 4.2 while completing this problem.

(a) Cr2(SO4)3(aq) + (NH4)2CO3(aq) →

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