What is the molar solubility of silver sulfide, Ag2S? (Ksp for Ag2S is 6.0 x 10^51.)

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 392
asked by Dan
  1. Ag2S ==> 2Ag^+ + S^-2

    Ksp = (Ag^+)^2(S^-2)
    Set up an ICE chart, substitute into Ksp expression and solve for solubility.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by DrBob222

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Chemistry

    Find the molar solubility of silver sulfide Ag2S. Ksp is 6.0 x 10^-51. I get 1.1 x 106-17. Right?

    asked by Jim on May 6, 2010
  2. chemistry

    suppose that you could decompose 0.250 mole of Ag2s into its elements a.How many moles of silver would you have? how many moles of sulfur would you have? b. how many moles of ag2s are there in 38.8 g of AG2S? how many moles of

    asked by ben on March 16, 2009
  3. chemistry

    Tarnished silver contains Ag2S. The tarnish can be removed by placing silverware in an aluminum pan containing an inert electrolyte soln, such as NaCL. Explain the electrochemical principle for this procedure, [The standard

    asked by Yoo on July 27, 2010
  4. chemistry (I have a test tomorrow)

    4 Ag + 2 H2S + O2 = 2 Ag2S + 2 H2O a) What mass if silver sulfide is formed from the reaction of 0.120g of silver? b) What mass of hydrogen sulfide is needed in the same process? So I understand a, and I found the answer to be

    asked by Laura on April 12, 2017
  5. Chemistry

    I think that these precipitates have their molar solubility affected by pH changes: BaSO3, CaCO3, Ag2S, Zn(OH)2. Is this right?

    asked by Mary on May 5, 2010
  6. chemistry

    Silver tarnishes (turns to Ag2S) in the presence of oxygen and hydrogen sulfide according to the following equation: 4Ag(s) + 2H2S(g) + O2(g) ¨ 2Ag2S(s) + 2H2O(l) Usually, H2S is the limiting reactant. If a silver spoon is

    asked by Big Trav on July 24, 2012
  7. Chemistry

    Three colorless solutions in test tubes, with no labels, are in a test tube rack on the lab bench. Lying beside the test tubes are three labels: potassium iodide, KI, silver nitrate, AgNO3, and sodium sulfide, Na2S. You are to

    asked by Diana on October 10, 2015
  8. Chemistry

    What is the solubility of silver chloride in water at 25C? (Ksp = 1.6 x 10^-10) I don't know how to do the work AgCl(s) ==> Ag^+ + Cl^- Let x = molar solutility of AgCl. Then x = molar concentration of Ag^+. and x = molar

    asked by Chem girl on May 6, 2007
  9. Chem (general)

    Little confused on how to get part B. A) if 3.00g of hydrosulfuric acid is reacted with 3.00g of silver nitrate, calculate the mass (in g) of solid silver sulfide formed. Which is the limiting reactant? (Hint: the other product is

    asked by Sam on October 1, 2014
  10. Math

    How many grams of Ag2S react to form 174 g of AgCl? see below: Ag2S + 2 HCl ==> 2 AgCl + H2S

    asked by Daniel Macombson on May 17, 2014

More Similar Questions