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Stoichiometry: Sodium Iodide and Mercury Nitrate

Given that 24.0mL of 0.170 M sodium iodide reacts with 0.209M mercury(II) nitrate solution according to the unbalanced equation:

Hg(NO3)2 + NaI gives HgI2 + NaNO3

a) What volume of Hg(NO3)2 is required for complete precipitation?
b) What is the mass of HgI2 precipitate?

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