Problem: A solution is made by adding 50.0 mL of 0.200 M acetic acid (K a = 1.8 X 10 -5) to 50.0 mL of 1.00 X 10-3 M HCl.b. Calculate the acetate ion concentration.

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A solution is made by adding 50.0 mL of 0.200 M acetic acid (K a = 1.8 X 10 -5) to 50.0 mL of 1.00 X 10-3 M HCl.

b. Calculate the acetate ion concentration.

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