Problem: The normal boiling point of methanol is 64.7˚C. A solution containing a nonvolatile solute dissolved in methanol has a vapor pressure of 556.0 torr at 64.7˚C. What is the mole fraction of methanol in this solution?

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The normal boiling point of methanol is 64.7˚C. A solution containing a nonvolatile solute dissolved in methanol has a vapor pressure of 556.0 torr at 64.7˚C. What is the mole fraction of methanol in this solution?

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