# Sodium Chloride Solution

Determine how many grams of NaCl are required to prepare 500 mL of a 0.15 M NaCl solution?

Hint: The formula mass of NaCl (sodium chloride) is 58.5 amu.

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 4:59 am ad1c9bdddfhttps://brainmass.com/chemistry/stoichiometry/sodium-chloride-solution-486916

#### Solution Preview

Determine how many grams of NaCl are required to prepare 500 mL of a 0.15 M NaCl solution?

Hint: The formula mass of NaCl (sodium chloride) is 58.5 amu.

You need to recall that the definition of molarity is moles per liter. Therefore the first step in solving this ...

#### Solution Summary

The following question and solution centers on a common chemical problem: How to prepare a solution. In this problem you are tasked with making a solution of a specific concentration. The solution tells you step-by-step how to solve the problem. The solution is provided in text format and includes an attachment that has a picture that might make it easier for you to visualize the math involved in calculating the correct answer.