Problem: The retention volume of a solute is 76.2 mL for a column with Vm = 16.6 mL and Vs = 12.7 mL. Calculate the retention factor and the partition coefficient for this solute.

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The retention volume of a solute is 76.2 mL for a column with Vm = 16.6 mL and Vs = 12.7 mL. Calculate the retention factor and the partition coefficient for this solute.

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