Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 3 - Sections 3.1-3.12 - Exercises - Problems by Topic - Page 131: 36c


Final compound formed has the formula $K_{2}HPO_{4}$.

Work Step by Step

The metal cation is $K^{+}$ The polyatomic anion is $HPO_{4}^{2-}$ Combine 2 $K^{+}$ and 1 $HPO_{4}^{2-}$ to balance the charge. Final compound formed has the formula $K_{2}HPO_{4}$.
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