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Unformatted text preview: 3. KOH potassium hydroxide 4. RbOH rubidium hydroxide 5. CsOH cesium hydroxide 6. Ca(OH) 2 calcium hydroxide 7. Sr(OH) 2 strontium hydroxide 8. Ba(OH) 2 barium hydroxide Notice that they are all hydroxides of IA and IIA metals Aqueous Solutions: An Introduction Similarly to strong acids, strong bases ionize 100% in water. Aqueous Solutions: An Introduction Insoluble or sparingly soluble bases Ionic compounds that are insoluble in water, consequently, not very basic....
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