Problem: Find the ratio of the volumes of NaC 3H5O3 soloution to HC3H5O3 (lactic acid) required to prepare a buffer with a pH of 3.90. The solutions are equal in molarity. Ka = 1.4x10-4 for HC3H5O3.

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Find the ratio of the volumes of NaC 3H5O3 soloution to HC3H5O3 (lactic acid) required to prepare a buffer with a pH of 3.90. The solutions are equal in molarity. Ka = 1.4x10-4 for HC3H5O3.

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