The solubility product constant, or Ksp, is a mathematical expression that exhibits the solubility of an ionic compound. The higher the solubility product constant, the more dissociated an ionic compound can be in water. More »

The molar solubility equation is the symbolic representation of the maximum number of moles of a substance able to dissolve in one liter of solvent. Molar solubility is described as the number of moles of a substance tha... More »

Molar solubility can be calculated from KSP by writing the chemical equation for the substance and then dissolving and dissociating so that the KSP expression can be written and then the concentration of each individual ... More »

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