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Ksp

Discussion in 'MCAT Study Question Q&A' started by TypeSH07, May 16, 2008.

  1. TypeSH07

    TypeSH07 Junior Member
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    Hi I just had a very quick question. I know that Keq only changes with temperature change. Is this the same with Ksp? For example adding a higher concentration of some ion would not change the Ksp value? Thanks.
     
  2. chemnerd31

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    Ksp is only temperature dependent. If you add in one of the components this would be considered a common ion effect and would lower the overall solubility of the compound of interest but would not change Ksp
     

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