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Listerine mouthwash is 21.6%ethyl alcohol by
volume. What mass of ethanol is contained
in 20.0 mL of mouthwash? (The density of
ethanol is 0.789 g/mL.)
Answer in units of grams

  • chemistry -

    % w/v; for 21.6% that means 21.6g/100 mL.
    (g/20) = 0.216
    Solve for grams.

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