Problem: To study a marine organism, a biologist prepares a 1.00-kg sample to simulate the ion concentrations in seawater. She mixes 26.5 g of NaCl, 2.40 g of MgCl2, 3.35 g of MgSO4, 1.20 g of CaCl2, 1.05 g of KCl, 0.315 g of NaHCO3, and 0.098 g of NaBr in distilled water.What is the total molarity of alkaline earth metal ions?

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To study a marine organism, a biologist prepares a 1.00-kg sample to simulate the ion concentrations in seawater. She mixes 26.5 g of NaCl, 2.40 g of MgCl2, 3.35 g of MgSO4, 1.20 g of CaCl2, 1.05 g of KCl, 0.315 g of NaHCO3, and 0.098 g of NaBr in distilled water.

What is the total molarity of alkaline earth metal ions?

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