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Posted by U15228749 (U15228749) on Sunday, 19th May 2013
how would i do this one?
9. Which of the following chlorides is most likely
to be soluble in tetrachloromethane, CCl4?
A Barium chloride
B Caesium chloride
C Calcium chloride
D Phosphorus chloride
Posted by MissChemTeacher_Bitesize (U15172316) on Tuesday, 21st May 2013
I always find these questions pretty tricky. The way I remember solubility is that "like dissolves like" so CCl₄ is a covalent substance, it'll be soluble in a covalent substance.
The only covalent substance on the list is phosphorus chloride (D)
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