Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 3 - Chemical Reactions - Problem Solving Practice 3.3 - Page 100: c


$K_2C_2O_4 --> 2K^+ + 2 CO_2^-$

Work Step by Step

In order to write the dissociation equation, first find the two ions that the given molecule will become. Next, write these ions on the right side of the equation, putting a plus sign in between them. Finally, balance the charge and number of atoms on each side of the equation.
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