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J.5

Postby Nicole Shak 1L » Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:17 pm

For question J.5, it asks to write the overall, complete ionic, and net ionic equation. For part c) OH-(aq) + H+(aq) --> 2H2O(l), I don't understand why there is a 2H20 instead of just H2O in the net ionic equation OH- + H+ --> 2H2O. Could someone explain this?
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Re: J.5

Postby Chem_Mod » Thu Jun 07, 2018 11:24 pm

H+ is more accurately written as H3O+ which would react with OH- to form 2H2O

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Re: J.5

Postby vivianndo_1L » Fri Jun 08, 2018 1:05 am

Where did you see the 2H2O? I only saw H2O in the answer


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