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Separating and Testing Sodium Carbonate, Chloride and Sulphate

Assuming an imaginary mixture of sodium chloride, sodium carbonate and sodium sulphate I need to know what test to use to 1st confirm the the compostion and 2nd to find the percentage composition mixture. I need to know which test would be useful and the calaulations needed so I can preform the in the lab.

25 MC Problems : Oxidation Numbers, Nomenclature and General Chemistry

Question 1 (4 points) In which one of the following is the oxidation state of the underlined metal incorrect? Complex Species Oxidation State of Underlined Metal a.[Cr(OH2)3Br3] +3 b.[Co(OH2)6](NO3)2 +2 c.[Co(NH3)2(en)(Cl)2]2SO4 +1 d.[Fe(CO)5] 0 e.[Cr(NH3)6]2[NiCl4]3 +2 Save answer Bottom of Form Question 2 (4 points)

'What Salt will Form', Precipitation and Reaction Type Problems

When each of the following strong acid/strong base reactions take place. What salt would form with these and how would you find out. HCl (aq) + KOH (aq) --> RbOH (aq) + HNO (aq) --> HClO4 (aq) + NaOH (aq) --> HBr (aq) + CsOH (aq) --> How to Balance the following equations that describe combustion reactions. C2H6 (

Determine the molar mass of an unknown acid.

Please see attached file for full problem description. 1. Determine the molar mass of an unknown acid. Called the unknown acid HX, and it reacts with NaOH. Equation is: NaOH(aq)+HX(aq) --> NaX(aq)+H2O(l) 1 mole of NaOH reacts with 1 mole of HX. Weighed a sample of HX is titrated with standard NaOH. Weigh the vial contai

Prediction of Changes to DeltaG in a Non-Standard Cell

-438 kJ/mol is the free energy change of lactate oxidation by Fe3+ under non-standard conditions assuming that: C3H5O3- + 12 Fe3+ + 3 H2O -----> 3 CO2 + 11 H+ + 12 Fe2+ [Fe2+]=10^-4 M pH=7 T=25 degree centigrade [lactate]=10^-3 M Carbon dioxide is in equilibrium with atmospheric CO2 Fe3+ is in equilibrium with

A Selection of Net Ionic Equation from Reaction Problems

Can you please assist me in understanding what the name of the products and the net ionic equations are for the following mixtures? -ammonia poured into aluminum nitrate -barium chloride poured into sodium sulfate -copper(II) chloride poured into sodium carbonate -lead(II) nitrate poured into potassium iodide -m

Acid Strength, Base Strength and Anion Stability (16 Problems)

2. Select the strongest base: a. OH- b. SH - c. NH2 - d. Cl- e. CH3CH2 - 3. Consider the following acid-based reaction. Equilibrium for this reaction lies on the: (see attachment for equation) a. Left b. Right c. It cannot be determined 4. Rank the following compounds in order of increasing acidity: 1. BrCH2OH

Balanced Reaction Equations

1. Write the balanced equation for the first step in the reaction between vinegar and baking soda, with carbonic acid (H2CO3) as a product. What type of reaction is this? 2. Write the balanced equation for the second step in the reaction, the liberation of carbon dioxide from carbonic acid. What type of reaction is this? 3

Disodium edetate

5. 0.1060g of sodium carbonate, dissolved in 20ml of water, was expected to give a titre of approximately 20ml of hydrochloric acid. what would you expect the approximate titre value to be if the carbonate had been dissolved in 40ml of water? 6. 20ml of a 1.103% w/v calcium lactate solution was analysed by titration against d

Moles and Formulas for Solutions

1. In a standarisation of hydrochloric acid solution, 0.1232g of sodium carbonate were used. calculate the number of moles of sodium carbonate used. 2. In a standarisation of hydrochloric acid solution, 0.1099g of sodium carbonate were used. This resulted in a titre value of 25.49ml. calculate the number of moles of hydrochlo

Determine the molar mass.

Acetylsalicylic acid acid is the active ingredient in aspirin. It took 35.17 mL of 0.5065 M sodium hydroxide to react completely with 3.210 g of acetysalicylic acid. Acetylsalicylic acid has only one acidic hydrogen. What is the molar mass of acetylsalicylic acid? I know the answer but I need help to set up the problem and to k

Carbonate chemistry --- Impact of solubility on ability to increase pH?

How does the solubility of a particular reactant affect its ability to raise pH. I am particularly interested in the difference between sodium carbonate and calcium carbonate. Calcium carbonate is much much less soluble than sodium carbonate. However, does the solubility of the carbonate matter when adjusting pH from say

Aluminum sulfate as a flocculant

In a lab experiment, a solution of weak acids in water exhibit a pH of 3.7; the solution is known to have a known quantity of dissolved solids in solution. Paper makers alum (aluminum sulfate = Al2(SO4)3) is supposed to be used to coagulate/flocculate the dissolved solids in order to precipitate those solids. In the course

Carbonate Chemistry

I have a lab experiment in which I have a slurry of wood pulp at a pH of 4.0; I'm asked to use sodium carbonate to raise the pH of the slurry to pH 5.5. I then press the wood slurry to de-water and place it in an oven until it is bone dry. I then take the wood sample out of the oven and place it in a bath of water to determine h

CHM - Extraction

2. Determine the amount of each component recovered and total their masses. Calculate the % recovery based on your starting mass. Amine with watch glass weighed 18.5197g - 18.4998g = 0.0199g, substance was yellow. Carbonoxylic acid with watch glass weighed 18.7402g - 18.7237g = 0.0165g. 3. Calculate the % composition of the mi

3 Chemistry Multiple Choice Questions

1. The half reaction of NpO2+ to Np+4 is a. an acid-base reaction b. a redox reaction c. reduction d. oxidation 2. The standard hydrogen electrode has a half-cell potential of 0.00v. This is due to a. arbitrary convention b. hydrogen gas being insoluble in water c. coincidence d.

Chemical Reaction Problems

1. The following is best described by which type of reaction? CaCO3 --> CaO + CO2 A. decompostion B. acid-base neutralization C. single displacement D. redox E. double-displacement (metathetical) 2. The following best describes which type of reation? 2Ca + O2 --> 2CaO a. decomposition b. acid-base neutraliz

Determine solubility of boric acid (H3BO3) at various pH's

This problem indicates that 1 gram of hydrated boric acid (H3BO3) is added to 1 liter of water at pH 7.0 and at standard temperature. The solubility is stated in the problem as 5.7 grams per 100 ml of solution. A pKa is also given as 9.24. 1) What does the pKa value mean? 2) How would I determine the amount of boric acid

What type of reaction does this describe?

What type of reaction does this describe? metal + H2O --> metal oxide + H2 a. decomposition b. acid-base neutralization c. single displacement d. redox e. double-displacement (metathetical)

Solubility of reaction

The Ksp for Fe(OH)2 is 1.8 x 10-11. Will a precipitate form if an 0.4M solution of FeCl2, has its pH raised to 8.3? What is the solubility of Mg+2 in 0.03M HF? Ka for hydrofluoric acid is 6.6 x 10-4. The Ksp for magnesium fluoride is 3.7 x 10-8 Also: Complete the following reactions: a. H2PO4^- +H^+ ->

Vitamin C Content of Juices

Assignment 1 of Procedure 1 1. Calculate the molarity of the freshly-prepared ascorbic acid standard (known strength) solution: (a) Mass of ascorbic acid used:0.05g (b) Moles of ascorbic acid (MW=176.1 g/mol):not sure 0.000284 (c) Total volume of standard solution prepared (mL):100.01mL (d) Asc

Equilibrium and Acid - Base Reactions

1. The Ka for HF is 6.6 x 10^-4. What percentage of the HF is ionized if 5 grams are dissolved in 1 liter of water? 2, Assume an indicator, HA, has a Ka od exactly 10^-7. This means that at pH = 7 there are equal numbers of molecules of both colors. What is the ration of colors at pH values of 7.2 and 8.0?

Equilibrium and Acid-Base Reactions

1. The hydration reaction , Na2HPO4 + 2H2O -> Na2HPO4 x 2H2O has a Kp = 6000 at 300K If excess dry, anhydrous Na2HPO4 is added to a 3L container holding 25mmHg of water vapor, what will be the pressure of water after it equilibrates with the sodium phosphate? 2. What is the pH if 2g of NaC2H3O2 and 1g of HC2H3O2 are mixed


My text book lists "ordinary vinegar" as having a pH of 2.4. Using the data from the attached problem find the concentration of acetic acid in vinegar.


1. Which of the following could NOT be a Bronsted-Lowry base? a. HCO3- b. F- c. SO3-2 d. NH4+ 2. What is the pH of a 0.1M HCl solution? a. 0.1 b. 0 c. 1 d. 10 3. Which is the stronger (more highly ionized) acid? a. HF b. HCl c. HBr d. HI 4. Which of

PH of a solution of a weak base

The pH of a 0.12 M solution of a weak base is 10.30. What is the value of pKb for this weak base? a.) 3.70 b.) 6.48 c.) 10.30 d.) 5.44 e.) 4.49

The value of Kb

The value of Kb for methylamine, (CH3)2NH, is 7.4 x 10 ^ -4. What is the pH of a solution containing 0.32 M dimethyl ammonium ion, (CH3)2NH2 + ?