Problem: Thyroxine, an important hormone that controls the rate of metabolism in the body, can be isolated from the thyroid gland. When 0.455 g thyroxine is dissolved in 10.0 g benzene, the freezing point of the solution is depressed by 0.300˚C. What is the molar mass of thyroxine? See Table 10‑5.

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Thyroxine, an important hormone that controls the rate of metabolism in the body, can be isolated from the thyroid gland. When 0.455 g thyroxine is dissolved in 10.0 g benzene, the freezing point of the solution is depressed by 0.300˚C. What is the molar mass of thyroxine? See Table 10‑5.

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