Problem: What is the minimum mass of glycerol (C3H8O3) that must be dissolved in 11.0 mg of water to prevent the solution from freezing at −15°C? (Assume ideal behavior.)

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What is the minimum mass of glycerol (C3H8O3) that must be dissolved in 11.0 mg of water to prevent the solution from freezing at −15°C? (Assume ideal behavior.)

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