Problem: Calculate the pH of a solution made by mixing 8.627 g of sodium butanoate in enough 0.452 M butanoic acid, HC4H7O2 , to make 250.0 mL of solution.A. 4.75B. 4.82C. 5.00D. 2.58E. 4.65

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Calculate the pH of a solution made by mixing 8.627 g of sodium butanoate in enough 0.452 M butanoic acid, HC4H7O2 , to make 250.0 mL of solution.

A. 4.75

B. 4.82

C. 5.00

D. 2.58

E. 4.65

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