# Chlorine is used to disinfect swimming pools. The accepted concentration for this purpose is 1 ppm chlorine or 1 g of chlorine per million g of water. Calculate the volume of a chlorine solution (in milliliters) a homeowner should add to her swimming pool to achieve 1.00 ppm chlorine if the solution contains 6.00 perce chlorine by mass and there are 6.63 ×104 gallons of water in the pool. (1 gallon = 3.79 L; density of liquids = 1.00 g/mL.)

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Chlorine is used to disinfect swimming pools. The accepted concentration for this purpose is 1 ppm chlorine or 1 g of chlorine per million g of water. Calculate the volume of a chlorine solution (in milliliters) a homeowner should add to her swimming pool to achieve 1.00 ppm chlorine if the solution contains 6.00 perce chlorine by mass and there are 6.63 ×104 gallons of water in the pool. (1 gallon = 3.79 L; density of liquids = 1.00 g/mL.)

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Step 1

The values are given as follows:

Step 2

The concentration of chlorine consume is 1 g of Cl in 106 g of water.

Total volume of water in the swimming pool can be calculated as follows:

Step 3

Density of water is 1 g/ml so, mass of water ...

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