Problem: What is the percent Cr, by mass, in the steel sample?A stainless steel alloy is to be analyzed for its chromium content. A 3.50 g sample of the steel is used to produce 250.0 mL of a solution containing Cr2O72− . A 10.0-mL portion of this solution is added to BaCl2(aq). When the pH of the solution is properly adjusted, 0.145 g BaCrO4(s) precipitates.

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What is the percent Cr, by mass, in the steel sample?

A stainless steel alloy is to be analyzed for its chromium content. A 3.50 g sample of the steel is used to produce 250.0 mL of a solution containing Cr2O72− . A 10.0-mL portion of this solution is added to BaCl2(aq). When the pH of the solution is properly adjusted, 0.145 g BaCrO4(s) precipitates.

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