Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Homework Help: Osmotic Pressure Calculation

  1. Apr 26, 2006 #1
    So i have a Chem test tomorrow and out of all the questions on the review this is the only one that i have left. So here it is:

    A 1.0g sample of a molecular compound having a molecular weight of 100,000g/mol is dissolved in 100g of water. Calculate the osmotic pressure of the solution in torr at a temperature of 27deg C. (aaume the volume of the solution is 100mL.)

    I know that the answer is 1.9torr


    Any one up to the challenge?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 27, 2006 #2

    siddharth

    User Avatar
    Homework Helper
    Gold Member

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osmotic_pressure" [Broken]
    That link should answer your question
     
    Last edited by a moderator: May 2, 2017
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook