Problem: Calculate the pOH of 0.044 M HIO3, if Ka = 0.16.

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The dissociation of HNO2 is as follows:


HIO3(aq) + H2O(l)  H3O+(aq) + IO3(aq)Ka = 0.16



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Calculate the pOH of 0.044 M HIO3, if Ka = 0.16.

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