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Why do Solutions of Ions Conduct Electricity?

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1) Name this compound: Bel2

2) Solid salt does not conduct electricity. How then does dissolving salt in water allow electricity to flow?

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Solution Summary

Reasons for conduction of electricity by solutions are described below.

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