Carbon dioxide dissolves in water to form carbonic acid, which is primarily dissolved CO2. Dissolved CO2 satisfies the equilibrium equation CO2(g) <-> CO2(aq) K=0.032 The acid dissociation constants listed in most standard reference texts for carbonic acid actually apply...
April 7, 2013
How can I rank these substrates from fastest to slowest reacting? In an SN2 reaction with NaI-Acetone? Based on theory alone? benzyl chloride n-butyl bromide n-butyl chloride sec-butyl chloride tert-butyl chloride
November 26, 2012
I did a simple distillation and a fractional distillation to purify acetone. How do I determine the concentration of acetone? (Instructions say this is not a simple M=mol/L calculation). My guess was to divide the volume of purified acetone by the volume of unpurified acetone...
October 23, 2012