Problem: If enough of a monoprotic acid is dissolved in water to produce a 0.0193 M solution with a pH of 6.74, what is the equilibrium constant, pKa, for the acid?

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If enough of a monoprotic acid is dissolved in water to produce a 0.0193 M solution with a pH of 6.74, what is the equilibrium constant, pKa, for the acid?


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