Problem: Using the dissociation constant, Kd = 2.2 × 10–34, calculate the equilibrium concentrations of Co3+ and NH3 in a 0.500-M solution of Co(NH3)63+.

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Kd =[Co3+][NH3]6[CoNH363+]2.2×10-34 =(x)(6x)6(0.500 - x)


[CoNH363+]Kd = 0.5002.2×10-34 >>> 500


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Using the dissociation constant, Kd = 2.2 × 10–34, calculate the equilibrium concentrations of Co3+ and NH3 in a 0.500-M solution of Co(NH3)63+.

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