Help me understand how to figure the i in the van't Hoff factor. MgSO4. Would the i = 5? If not, what and how?
Chem II - DrBob222, Friday, June 6, 2008 at 3:57pm
Just do the ionization.
MgSO4 ==> Mg^+2 + SO4^=
so i = 2
See the former post for Mg(NO3)2 and NaCl.