Select from the frequently asked questions below
- The freezing point of a solution is lower than the freezing point of the pure solvent.
- The freezing point depression is the difference in temperature between the freezing point of the pure solvent and that of the solution.
- The magnitude of the freezing point depression is directly proportional to the molality of the solution.
How many moles of glucose would be needed to lower the freezing point of one kilogram of water 37.2 degrees Celsius?
Ethylene glycol is mixed with the water in the car radiator to prevent freezing. Ff the mixture is 40% water and 60% ethylene glycol, which substance is the solvent and which is the solute?