# Write the molecular equation, balanced equation, total ionic equation, and net ionic equation for...

## Question:

Write the molecular equation, balanced equation, total ionic equation, and net ionic equation for the following:

Sodium chloride and potassium nitrate.

## Molecular and Ionic Equations for Sodium Chloride and Potassium Nitrate:

While an ionic equation shows all ions involved in a chemical reaction, a molecular equation contains all molecules and their states involved in the reaction. In a net ionic equation, the spectator ions are not shown but only the ions involved in the reaction.

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Since all the products of the reaction between sodium chloride and potassium nitrate are water-soluble, no precipitate will form in this reaction. The...