Asked Mar 13, 2020

A student is given a weak monoprotic acid "HA" that has a Ka = 0.00001616. What is the % ionization of a 0.144 molar aqueous solution of HA? (Enter your number with two significant figures and DO NOT include the percent sign in your answer)


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The dissociation of a weak mono protic acid will take place as follows :

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The dissociation constant for this equation can be represented as:

Chemistry homework question answer, step 1, image 2




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