Explain how to prepare 1 L of 0.1 M {eq}H_2SO_4 {/eq} solution from 18 M {eq}H_2SO_4 {/eq}?"

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Explain how to prepare 1 L of 0.1 M {eq}H_2SO_4 {/eq} solution from 18 M {eq}H_2SO_4 {/eq}?"

Dilution of Solutions:

The dilution formula states that:

{eq}c_1V_1 = c_2V_2 {/eq}, where:

  • {eq}c_1 {/eq} is the initial molarity of the stock solution.
  • {eq}V_1 {/eq} is the initial volume of the stock solution.
  • {eq}c_2 {/eq} is the molarity of the diluted solution.
  • {eq}V_2 {/eq} is the final volume of the diluted solution.

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Given:

{eq}c_1 = 18~M\\ c_2 = 0.1~M\\ V_2 = 1~L {/eq}

Find the initial volume of the stock solution from:

{eq}c_1V_1 = c_2V_2 {/eq}

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