Chemistry (12th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 16 - Solutions - 16 Assessment: 80

Answer

If it dissolves, the solution was unsaturated. If it will not dissolve, the solution is saturated. If additional crystals form, the solution was supersaturated.

Work Step by Step

Add an additional crystal of KNO3 to the solution. If it dissolves, the solution was unsaturated. If it will not dissolve, the solution is saturated. If additional crystals form, the solution was supersaturated.
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