What affects the rate at which solutes dissolve?
concentration of the solute
temperature of the solution
surface area of the solute© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 4:00 am ad1c9bdddf
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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