Explore BrainMass

Solvent: Finding the Kf Value

Question: A solution of 0.2113 g of water dissolves in 25.0 g of a solvent which freezes at 11.5 EC below the freezing point for the pure solvent. What is the Kf value for this solvent?

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com August 17, 2018, 6:50 am ad1c9bdddf

Solution Preview

First, you need to find the molality of the solution. Molality is defined as (moles of solute / mass of solvent). In ...

Solution Summary

This solution provides an explanation of the steps which need to be performed in order to reach the final answer. All of the mathematical work which needs to be completed has been shown. This response is under 90 words.