ICE tables

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Aiden Metzner 2C
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ICE tables

Postby Aiden Metzner 2C » Sun Jan 12, 2020 3:53 pm

Do you always have to use ice tables when determining equilibrium concentrations, or is it possible to do calculations without the ice tables?

Alice Chang 2H
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Re: ICE tables

Postby Alice Chang 2H » Sun Jan 12, 2020 4:23 pm

I think the process is going to be the same in order to find equilibrium concentrations (i.e., solving for X), but if it makes more sense to you to not use an organized table then that works too.

Radha Patel 4I
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Re: ICE tables

Postby Radha Patel 4I » Sun Jan 12, 2020 4:32 pm

I think Lavelle suggested ICE tables as a way for you to keep your work organized, but i don't think it matters as long as you show your work.

Emily Lo 1J
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Re: ICE tables

Postby Emily Lo 1J » Sun Jan 12, 2020 4:43 pm

It's a way to help you track your steps but you don't have to use the table.

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