Physical Chemistry : Freezing Point

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Example Questions

Example Question #1 : Colligative Properties

When 20 grams of a solute is added to a liter of water, the freezing point becomes  What is the molar mass of the solute?

Assume that the solute does not make ions in solution.


Possible Answers:

Correct answer:


We can use the freezing point depression equation in order to determine the molar mass of the unknown solute.

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