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What is the pH of a saturated solution of silver hydroxide, given Ksp =1.56*10^-8

asked by Victoria
  1. AgOH ==> Ag^+ + OH^-

    Ksp = (Ag^+)(OH^-)
    1.56E-8 = (x)(x)
    Solve for x = (Ag^+) = (OH^-)
    pOH = -log(OH^-), then
    pH + pOH = pKw = 14. You know 14 and pOH, solve for pH.

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