Determination of the Stoichiometry of a Hydrate of Copper(II) Sulfate Computer Simulation

Determination of the formula of a hydrate of copper(II) sulfate Computer Simulation

The mass of a a blue solid substance is heated until the color of the compound is colorless.  The mass of this substance is measured.  The amount of water driven off can be determined.

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©2008 Greenbowe Chemistry Education Instruction Resources, University of Oregon, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Eugene, Oregon 97403

The URL is also available at Prof. John Gelder's web site eat Oklahoma State University

http://introchem.chem.okstate.edu/DCICLA/Empirical.html

A student activity sheet is available to accompany this computer simulation.  See the side menu.

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