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    Spectator Ions in a Reaction

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    In the following reaction:

    HF(aq) + NaOH(aq) = NaF(aq) + H2O(l)

    The spectator ions are ____É

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    HF(aq) + NaOH(aq) ---> NaF(aq) + H2O(l)

    We can also write this as:

    HF(aq) + NaOH(aq) + H2O(l) ---> H+(aq) + F-(aq) + Na+(aq) + OH-(aq) + H2O(l)
    ...

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