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Problem 154b
Textbook Question

Acetic acid tends to form dimers, 1CH3CO2H22, because of hydrogen bonding: The equilibrium constant Kc for this reaction is 1.51 * 102 in benzene solution but only 3.7 * 10-2 in water solution. (b) Calculate the ratio of dimers to monomers for 0.100 M acetic acid in water.

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