Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte Solution

STEP 0: Pre-Calculation Summary
Formula Used
Degree of Dissociation = sqrt(Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid/Ionic Concentration)
𝝰 = sqrt(Ka/C)
This formula uses 1 Functions, 3 Variables
Functions Used
sqrt - Squre root function, sqrt(Number)
Variables Used
Degree of Dissociation - The Degree of Dissociation is the extent of generating current carrying free ions, which are dissociated from the fraction of solute at a given concentration.
Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid - The Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid is a quantitative measure of the strength of a weak acid in solution.
Ionic Concentration - (Measured in Mole per Cubic Meter) - The Ionic Concentration is the molal concentration of the electrolyte which is present in the solution.
STEP 1: Convert Input(s) to Base Unit
Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid: 16 --> No Conversion Required
Ionic Concentration: 0.53 Mole per Liter --> 530 Mole per Cubic Meter (Check conversion here)
STEP 2: Evaluate Formula
Substituting Input Values in Formula
𝝰 = sqrt(Ka/C) --> sqrt(16/530)
Evaluating ... ...
𝝰 = 0.173748897105228
STEP 3: Convert Result to Output's Unit
0.173748897105228 --> No Conversion Required
FINAL ANSWER
0.173748897105228 <-- Degree of Dissociation
(Calculation completed in 00.006 seconds)

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7 Degree of Dissociation Calculators

Degree of Dissociation of Acid 1 given Dissociation Constant of Both Acids
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Degree of Dissociation of Acid 2 given Dissociation Constant of Both Acids
Degree of Dissociation 2 = (Degree of Dissociation 1)*(sqrt(Dissociation Constant of Acid 2/Dissociation Constant of Acid 1)) Go
Degree of Dissociation of Base 1 given Dissociation Constant of Both Bases
Degree of Dissociation 1 = (Degree of Dissociation 2)*(sqrt(Dissociation Constant of Base 1/Dissociation Constant of Base 2)) Go
Degree of Dissociation of Base 2 given Dissociation Constant of Both Bases
Degree of Dissociation 2 = (Degree of Dissociation 1)*(sqrt(Dissociation Constant of Base 2/Dissociation Constant of Base 1)) Go
Equilibrium Constant given Degree of Dissociation
Equilibrium Constant = Initial Concentration*Degree of Dissociation^2/(1-Degree of Dissociation) Go
Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte
Degree of Dissociation = sqrt(Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid/Ionic Concentration) Go
Degree of Dissociation
Degree of Dissociation = Molar Conductivity/Limiting Molar Conductivity Go

Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte Formula

Degree of Dissociation = sqrt(Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid/Ionic Concentration)
𝝰 = sqrt(Ka/C)

What is Ostwald's dilution law?

Ostwald’s dilution law describes the dissociation constant of the weak electrolyte with the degree of dissociation (α) and the concentration of the weak electrolyte. Ostwald’s dilution law states that only at infinite dilution the weak electrolyte undergoes complete ionization.

How to Calculate Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte?

Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte calculator uses Degree of Dissociation = sqrt(Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid/Ionic Concentration) to calculate the Degree of Dissociation, The Degree of dissociation given concentration and dissociation constant of weak electrolyte formula is defined as the ratio of the square root of the dissociation constant of weak acid to the concentration of an electrolyte. Degree of Dissociation is denoted by 𝝰 symbol.

How to calculate Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte, enter Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid (Ka) & Ionic Concentration (C) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte calculation can be explained with given input values -> 0.173749 = sqrt(16/530).

FAQ

What is Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte?
The Degree of dissociation given concentration and dissociation constant of weak electrolyte formula is defined as the ratio of the square root of the dissociation constant of weak acid to the concentration of an electrolyte and is represented as 𝝰 = sqrt(Ka/C) or Degree of Dissociation = sqrt(Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid/Ionic Concentration). The Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid is a quantitative measure of the strength of a weak acid in solution & The Ionic Concentration is the molal concentration of the electrolyte which is present in the solution.
How to calculate Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte?
The Degree of dissociation given concentration and dissociation constant of weak electrolyte formula is defined as the ratio of the square root of the dissociation constant of weak acid to the concentration of an electrolyte is calculated using Degree of Dissociation = sqrt(Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid/Ionic Concentration). To calculate Degree of Dissociation given Concentration and Dissociation Constant of Weak Electrolyte, you need Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid (Ka) & Ionic Concentration (C). With our tool, you need to enter the respective value for Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid & Ionic Concentration and hit the calculate button. You can also select the units (if any) for Input(s) and the Output as well.
How many ways are there to calculate Degree of Dissociation?
In this formula, Degree of Dissociation uses Dissociation Constant of Weak Acid & Ionic Concentration. We can use 1 other way(s) to calculate the same, which is/are as follows -
  • Degree of Dissociation = Molar Conductivity/Limiting Molar Conductivity
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