Question
Asked Jan 7, 2020
6 views

What is the vapor pressure of an aqueous solution containing a nonvolatile solute (sugar) with χsolute = 0.25 at 20°C, given that the vapor pressure of pure water at this temperature is equal to 0.0231 atm?

check_circle

Expert Answer

Step 1

Given data:

Chemistry homework question answer, step 1, image 1
fullscreen
Step 2

The vapor pressure of an aqueous solution containing a nonvolatile solute is calculated by the formula shown below.

Chemistry homework question answer, step 2, image 1
fullscreen
Step 3

Substitute the value of mole fraction of solute (Xsolute) and v...

Chemistry homework question answer, step 3, image 1
fullscreen

Want to see the full answer?

See Solution

Check out a sample Q&A here.

Want to see this answer and more?

Solutions are written by subject experts who are available 24/7. Questions are typically answered within 1 hour.*

See Solution
*Response times may vary by subject and question.
Tagged in

Science

Chemistry

Physical Chemistry

Related Chemistry Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by student like you
Show more Q&A
add
question_answer

Q: What is a positron? What happens to the mass number and atomic number of a nuclide that emits a posi...

A: The antiparticles of electrons are known as positrons. Positron emission also known as beta plus dec...

question_answer

Q: Describe the basic way that each device detects radioactivity: (a) film-badge dosimeter; (b) Geiger-...

A: Film-badge dosimeter:It contains crystals of salts, such as calcium fluoride, that are excited by io...

question_answer

Q: What is difference between the structure of diamond and graphite?

A: Click to see the answer

question_answer

Q: which of the following is optically active: a  1,3-dichloropropane b  2-chloro butane c  propylene c...

A: Optical activity:The phenomenon by which chiral molecules rotate plane polarized light in either clo...

question_answer

Q: Explain why SO2 is used as a reducing agent but SO3 is not

A: The process in which a species undergoes the loss of electrons is defined as oxidation, whereas the ...

question_answer

Q: Why does boron form electron-deficient bonds? Provide an example.

A: Electron deficient compounds are the compounds that have vacant p-orbital to accept the lone pairs o...

question_answer

Q: What does alkyl halides gives on heating with dry Ag2O ?

A: Click to see the answer

question_answer

Q: can we apply Heisenberg's uncertainity principle to a stationary electron ?

A: Click to see the answer

question_answer

Q: diffrentiate between electrolytic and electrochemical cell.

A: The difference between electrolytic cell and electrochemical cell are given in step two.