Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

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Chapter 4 - Reactions in Aqueous Solution - Exercises: 4.15b

Answer

True

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Water is good at dissolving ionic solids due to the presence of partial charges in the H and O atoms (positive and negative, respectively). It thus attracts positive ions to the O side, and negative ions on the H side.
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