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Name the metal hydroxides which are : 
(i) Insoluble,                                     (ii) Soluble, 
in (a) Caustic soda solution               (b) Ammonium hydroxide solution. 

Hydroxide of calcium is sparingly soluble in caustic soda soln. Ferrous, ferric and copper hydroxide are insoluble in caustic soda soln. Whereas zinc and lead hydroxide are soluble in excess of caustic soda solution
In the case of ammonium hydroxide , ferrous,ferric and lead hydroxide are insoluble , copper and zinc hydroxide are soluble and no reaction occurs with calcium

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