Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change 7th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 007351117X
ISBN 13: 978-0-07351-117-7

Chapter 9 - Problems: 9.72

Answer

See explanation below.

Work Step by Step

Crystals of compounds that have small lattice energy will form first because they need the least amount of energy to form. The solid crystal will have the greatest mass compared to the liquid and will fall to the bottom.
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