What is the chemical formula for lithium hydroxide?

1 Answer
Apr 15, 2017

Answer:

#LiOH#

Explanation:

Lithium is a Group 1 metal and commonly forms a #M^+# ion.

Hydroxide anion, #""^(-)OH#, has a unit negative charge. When they make music together, there is thus 1:1 stoichiometry between ions:

#Li(s) + H_2O(l) rarr LiOH(aq) + 1/2H_2(g)uarr#