Problem: If 45.6 mL of 0.112 M HCl solution is needed to neutralize a solution of KOH, how many grams of KOH must be present in the solution?

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Write the balanced neutralization reaction between HCl and KOH:

HCl + KOH  H2O + KCl

1:1 mol reaction between HCl and KOH.


Calculate mass of KOH in the solution:

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If 45.6 mL of 0.112 M HCl solution is needed to neutralize a solution of KOH, how many grams of KOH must be present in the solution?

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