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Glycerin in water diffuses along a horizontal column that has a cross-sectional area of 2.0 cm2. The concentration gradient is 3.0 x 10-2 kg/m4, and the diffusion rate is found to be 5.7 x 10-15 kg/s. Determine the diffusion coefficient.

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According to Fick’s law the express...

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diffusi on rate D: (area)(concentratio gradient) (1)

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