Explore BrainMass
Share

Explore BrainMass

    Computing the Solubility of Copper Sulfide

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    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

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 9, 2019, 9:11 pm ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/chemistry/general-chemistry/computing-solubility-copper-sulfide-175796

    Solution Preview

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

    Please see the attached document for the conversion. ...

    Solution Summary

    This solution determines the solubility of copper sulfide.

    $2.19