Problem G5

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keyaluo4C
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Problem G5

Postby keyaluo4C » Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:12 pm

When I solve out G5 (b) I always end with 62.5 ml instead of 62.6 ml. Can someone explain why I can't seem to get the correct significant figures for this problem and what exactly you did to get it?

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Re: Problem G5

Postby Chem_Mod » Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:43 pm

This could be a calculator error. If you report the correct significant figures and have the correct process, IT IS OK if your answer is off by 0.1, you will not lose points.

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Re: Problem G5

Postby Dustin Shin 2I » Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:38 pm

62.5 mL should be the correct answer unless I am looking at a different version. Using the molarity equation and rearranging it to find volume of solution (V), you get (4.98 x 10^-3 mol of CO3) / (0.07967 mol/L of Na2CO3) = 6.25 x 10^-2 or 62.5 mL.


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