







A mixture problem 
20130811 

From MJ: How many liters of pure acetic acid must be mixed with 3 liters of a 30% acetic acid to obtain a mixture of 65%? Answered by Penny Nom. 





Dilution of concentrated acid 
20130731 

From Adom: I have 500mls of 90% conc. of an acid. Now I need to prepare 20% concentration from this (say 100mls of this). How much of the stock solution do I take and how much water to add? Thanks! Answered by Penny Nom. 





A 25% sulfuric acid solution 
20120503 

From Scott: In order to make a 25% solution with 96% Sulfuric Acid, how much of the Sulfuric do I add to DI water to make up 2000ml?? Answered by Penny Nom. 





A solution of 45% acetic acid 
20090928 

From Autumn: if a chemist has a 4 liter solution that consists of 90% acetic acid, how much water does he need to produce a solution of 45% acetic acid? Answered by Penny Nom. 





A water acid mixture 
20080819 

From Sulagna: A chemical solution is made by mixing an acid with water in the ratio 1:24.
This solution is then taken and mixed with water in the ratio 1:3. How much acid
would be there in 200ml of this final solution? Answered by Penny Nom. 





2500mL of Phosphoric acid 
20080409 

From Trina: If I have 2500mL of Phosphoric acid that has a fluoride concentration of 0.91% and need to increase it to 1.40% how much 49% HF do I need to add? Answered by Harley Weston. 





The number of grams of sulfuric acid 
20070531 

From cookie: Hi,
Can you please let me know if I've done this correctly?
Calculate the number of grams of sulfuric acid in 0.500L of battery acid if the solution has a density of 1.28 g/mL and is 38.1% sulfuric acid by mass. Answered by Stephen La Rocque. 





Diluting an acid solution 
20060225 

From Alex: IF YOU HAVE 1 Litre OF A 70% ACID SOLUTION, AT WHAT RATIO DO YOU DILUTE IT WITH WATER TO ACHIEVE A 30% AND 50% ACID SOLUTION? Answered by Penny Nom. 





A mixture problem 
20040930 

From Abraham: A chemist has one solution that is 35% pure acid and another solution that is 75% pure acid. How many cubic centimeters of each solution must be used to produce 80 cubic centimeters of solution that is 50% acid? Answered by Penny Nom. 





A mixture problem 
20030710 

From A student: Having a problem with word problems. example A chemist mixes a 10% acid solution with a 50% acid solution to form 400mL of a 40% solution. How much of each solution should be used. Answered by Penny Nom. 

