posted by Alex .
What volume of 16M HNO3 is required to dissolve 0.50g of Cu metal in the following reaction?
Cu(s) + 4HNO3(aq) ---> Cu(NO3)2 + 2H2O + 2NO2
Dissolve? Or react...
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