Posted by jo on Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 6:53pm.
Isotonic saline is a 0.9%(g/100ml) solution of salty water. You are asked to make up 2 Litres of isotonic saline. How much salt should you weigh out?
Is this right?
0.9g/100ml * 2000ml = 18g of salt should be weighed out.

chemistry  DrBob222, Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 7:45pm
It looks good to me.
Answer This Question
Related Questions
 chemistry  Isotonic saline is often given to patients intravenously to ...
 chemistry  Isotonic saline and is often given to patients intravenously to ...
 Chemistry  The question is: Isotonic saline is a 0.9% (g/100ml) solution of ...
 math  a pharmacist mixed some 10% saline solution with some 15% saline solution...
 chemistry  Isotonic saline is 0.89% NaCl (w/v). Suppose you wanted to make 1.0 ...
 algebra  Nurse erika needs to prepare 12 liters of a 10% saline solution. The ...
 algebra  Nurse erika needs to prepare 12 liters of a 10% saline solution. The ...
 Algebra 1 college  How much of a 12% saline solution should be mixed with a 4% ...
 chem engineering  Mass balance on an intravenous injection (IV) bag A nurse ...
 Math  A saline solution is 20% salt. How many gallons of water must be added to...
More Related Questions