Problem: The flask represents the products of the titration of 25 mL of sulfuric acid with 25 mL of sodium hydroxide.If each orange sphere represents 0.010 mol of sulfate ion, how many moles of acid and of base reacted?

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We are asked how many moles of acid and of base reacted?

sulfuric acid → H2SO4

sodium hydroxide → NaOH 


Reaction: 

2 NaOH +  H2SO4 → NaSO4 + 2 H2O


2 orange spheres →  0.020 mol SO42- 


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The flask represents the products of the titration of 25 mL of sulfuric acid with 25 mL of sodium hydroxide.


If each orange sphere represents 0.010 mol of sulfate ion, how many moles of acid and of base reacted?

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