Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  

Medicine & Drugs: Whether this drug is more effective than another in relation to a 0.1 mol quantity?

Recommended Posts


Q: State and explain whether 0.1 mol magnesium hydroxide is more effective or less effective than 0.1 mol of aluminum hydroxide.

I don't know how I would solve this question? Is it related to molar mass, bonds, polarity? I have no clue...

Please help me understand how I can solve this question.

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

For every 0.1 mol of the compound, there are 0.3 mol of hydroxide in Al(OH)3, and 0.2 mol of hydroxide in Mg(OH)2. Both are assumed to completely dissociate. From what I am given aluminum hydroxide would be effective when hydroxide is "effective". 

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  


Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.