# What is the pH of a 6.2 x 10-2 mol/L solution of nitric acid?

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Jun 5, 2017

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#### Explanation:

We know that nitric acid is a moderately strong acid for which protonolysis of the water solvent is relatively complete, i.e. the given equilibrium lies to the right...........

That is the solution is stoichiometric in

And we simply take

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