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    The Solubility Product Constant. PbBr2 is a slightly soluble salt. Write A) the chemical equilibrium equation that describes the salt partially dissolving in water and B) the solubility product expression. C) Calculate the Ksp value for lead(II) bromide if the molar solubility in pure water is 1.3 x 10-2 M.

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    The balanced reaction equation is as follows. The solid breaks up into its cation and anion.

    A) PbBr2 (s) --> Pb2+ + ...

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