Problem: What mass of chloroform (CHCl 3), in grams, must be added to 3.2 kg of water to produce a solution that boils at 105 oC? The boiling point constant of water is 0.512 oC / m.  a. 6.1 x 102 g CHCl3 b. 5.3 x 102 g CHCl3 c. 4.6 x 103 g CHCl3 d. 3.7 x 103 g CHCl3 e. 5.8 x 104 g CHCl3

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What mass of chloroform (CHCl 3), in grams, must be added to 3.2 kg of water to produce a solution that boils at 105 oC? The boiling point constant of water is 0.512 oC / m.

a. 6.1 x 102 g CHCl3

b. 5.3 x 102 g CHCl3

c. 4.6 x 103 g CHCl3

d. 3.7 x 103 g CHCl3

e. 5.8 x 104 g CHCl

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