The van 't Hoff factor (i) is the ratio between the actual concentration of particles produced when the substance is dissolved and the concentration of a substance as calculated from its mass.
For a solution of H2SO4, determine the Van't Hoff factor assuming
a) 0% ionization.
b) 100% ionization.
A solution is made by dissolving 0.0350 mol of H 2SO4 into 1.00 L of solution. At 23°C, the osmotic pressure of the solution is 1.22 atm. What is the percent ionization of this acid?
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