Problem: The concentration of glucose, C6H12O6, in normal spinal fluid is 75 mg/100 g . What is the molality of the solution?

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To solve this problem, recall the formula for molality:

Glucose → solute

Spinal fluid → solvent

Concentration of glucose: 

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The concentration of glucose, C6H12O6, in normal spinal fluid is 75 mg/100 g . What is the molality of the solution?

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