General Chemistry 10th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1-28505-137-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-28505-137-6

Chapter 22 - The Transition Elements and coordination Compounds - Questions and Problems - Page 970: 22.8


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We know that four of the water molecules are associated with copper(II) ion and the 5th is hydrogen bonded to the sulfate ion. The blue color is associated with $[Cu(H_2O)_2]^{+2}$.
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