Problem: An aqueous solution contains 2.4 mM of total ions.If the solution is NaCl (aq), what is the concentration of chloride ion?

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In this problem, we are asked to determine the concentration of chloride ion when an aqueous solution contains 2.4 mM of total ions.


If the solution is NaCl (aq), it would dissociate into:

NaCl(aq) Na+(aq) + Cl-(aq)

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An aqueous solution contains 2.4 mM of total ions.

If the solution is NaCl (aq), what is the concentration of chloride ion?

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