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

$Li_2CO_3 --> 2Li^+ + CO_3^{2-}$

#### 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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