Problem: The hydronium ion concentration in a sample of rainwater is found to be 1.7 X 10 −6 M at 25 °C. What is the concentration of hydroxide ions in the rainwater?

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The hydronium ion concentration in a sample of rainwater is found to be 1.7 X 10 −6 M at 25 °C. What is the concentration of hydroxide ions in the rainwater?

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