Chemistry: The Molecular Science (5th Edition)

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285199049
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-904-7

Chapter 3 - Chemical Reactions - Questions for Review and Thought - Topical Questions - Page 148f: 86b


This is the correct method, because it will produce a solution with 1 L and 0.125 M $H_2SO_4$

Work Step by Step

1. Find the concentration after the dilution: 1 L = 1000 mL $C_1 * V_1 = C_2 * V_2$ $6*20.8= C_2 *1000$ $125 = C_2 *1000$ $C_2 =0.125M$ After the dilution, the volume is equal to 1L.
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