Problem: Is the concentration of a solution an intensive or an extensive property?

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Recall that:

  • Extensive properties, such as mass and volume, depends on the amount of matter being measured. 
  • Intensive properties, such as density and color, do not depend on the amount of the substance present.
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Is the concentration of a solution an intensive or an extensive property?

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