Problem: A buffer solution contains 0.11 mol of acetic acid and 0.14 mol of sodium acetate in 1.00 L.What is the pH of the buffer after the addition of 0.03 mol of KOH?

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We are asked to calculate the pH of the buffer after the addition of 0.03 mol of KOH?


Step 1. ICF chart

Step 2. Use buffer equation


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A buffer solution contains 0.11 mol of acetic acid and 0.14 mol of sodium acetate in 1.00 L.


What is the pH of the buffer after the addition of 0.03 mol of KOH?

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