A titration of 25.0 mL of formic acid (HCOOH, KA=1.77×10−4) requires 36.0 mL of 0.100 M NaOH to reach equivalence. What is the pH at this point? a. 2.49 b. 5.73 c. 11.51 d. 8.26

asked by @student96818 • 9 months ago • Chemistry • 5 pts

The answer is d but I'd just like to have it explained because I'm a little confused. Thanks!

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Hey there! I've used the simplified equation for this one. You basically just need the Kb value and the concentration of formate by considering the dilution that happens. The solution is posted below. I hope this helps! enter image description here

answered by @leot1 • 9 months ago


answered by @mohamedz3 • 9 months ago