Solubility Rules – Practice


1) Use the table of solubility rules to determine if the following ionic compounds are soluble or insoluble?

a) MgBr2

b) Ca(OH)2

c) Ammonium carbonate

d) Barium sulfate

2) Name the precipitate that forms in the following reactions:

a) K2CO3(aq) + Ca(NO3)2(aq)

b) Ba(NO3)2(aq) + Na2CO3(aq)

c) Copper(II) chloride and potassium hydroxide

Quick Answers:

1a) insoluble    b) soluble    c) soluble    d) insoluble

2a) calcium carbonate    b) barium carbonate    c) copper hydroxide

Worked Answers: