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Consider a weak acid HX. If a 0.10 M solution of HX has a pH of 5.87 at 25°C, what is ΔG° for the acid's dissociation reaction at 25°C?


    pH = -log(H^+) = approxmately 1E-6
    Solve for (H^+).
    ..........HX ==> H^+ + X^-

    Ka = (H^+)(X^-)/(HX)
    Then dGo = -RTlnK

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