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    Affects on the rate at which solutes dissolve

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    What affects the rate at which solutes dissolve?

    concentration of the solute

    temperature of the solution

    surface area of the solute

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    All three affect the rate at which solutes dissolve (dissolution). High concentration of the solute already dissolved slows the rate of dissolution. This is true because dissolving is a reversible process - solute already in solution can adhere to undissolved particles of solute (essentially ...

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