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    Work out the solubility of copper (II) sulfide. Take it that 1 litre of the mixture weighs 1 kg (in g/100g).

    CuS (s) <----> Cu^2+ (aq) + S^2- (aq)

    Ksp = 8.7 x 10^-36

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    The solubility of CuS is 2.9 × 10^-18 M.

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    This solution determines the solubility of copper sulfide.