Help with a balanced equation

Ba(OH)[size=9]2[/size]+H[size=9]2[/size]O->???

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#########[size=15]H2O[/size]
[size=18]Ba(OH)2[/size]--------------->[size=18]Ba(OH)2 (aq)[/size]

Don`t look at #`s.

When you put barium hydroxide in the water, it will dissolve and you will get barium lye.

Thanks, does it not breakdown into +/- ions?

Yes, it does.

#########H2O
Ba(OH)2--------------->Ba2+(aq) +2OH- (aq)

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