Problem: Calculate the [H+] and pH of a 0.0010 M butanoic acid solution. Keep in mind that the Ka of butanoic acid is 1.52 x 10-6. Use the method of successive approximations in your calculations or the quadratic formula. 

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Calculate the [H+] and pH of a 0.0010 M butanoic acid solution. Keep in mind that the Ka of butanoic acid is 1.52 x 10-6. Use the method of successive approximations in your calculations or the quadratic formula. 

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