Answer to Question #153341 in Inorganic Chemistry for Eva

Question #153341

What would be observed when

Chlorine water is added to an aqueous solution of potassium iodide


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Expert's answer
2021-02-11T04:28:19-0500

Chlorine reacts with potassium iodide to form potassium chloride and iodine

The equation for the reaction is;

The formation of iodine makes the reaction mixture turn darker

In this reaction, a more reactive halogen can displace a less reactive halogen from solutions of its salts.


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