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Complexities in Long-Term Storage Container-Planning for DIY Ferrofluid Experiment

Ferrofluids can have differing compositions. There is always a ferromagnetic component, such as iron oxides, metallic iron or nickel powder, but the viscous liquid in which the particles are suspended ...
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What does it mean to say that a strong base is only slightly soluble?

To put a numeric spin on existing answers, starting from a $\mathrm{K_{sp}} =\pu{5.02E-6}$ for $\ce{Ca(OH)2}$ (source: Wikipedia) a saturated aqueous solution will have a pOH given by $$\textrm{p}\ce{...
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What does it mean to say that a strong base is only slightly soluble?

I looked this up for my chemistry class as I have told them that calcium hydroxide is NOT a strong base. Calcium hydroxide is slaked lime. Practially, this substance is not at all like KOH or NaOH. ...
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