Chemistry and Chemical Reactivity (9th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1133949649
ISBN 13: 978-1-13394-964-0

Chapter 13 Solutions and Their Behavior - Study Questions - Page 505f: 104


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$n_{NaCl}=200\ g\div 58.44\ g/mol=3.42\ mol; i_{NaCl}\approx2\rightarrow i.m=6.84$ $n_{CaCl_2}=200\ g\div 110.98\ g/mol=1.82\ mol; i_{CaCl_2}\approx3\rightarrow i.m=5.46$ NaCl will have a higher freezing point depression and is cheaper, so it should be chosen.
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