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Unformatted text preview: determined. The hypothesis for this experiment was that the Mylanta was the best antacid because it cost the most money to buy over the counter. Also, the Mylanta had the cheaper cost per dose, so it could be more effective against heartburn and be the leading brand, based on the economic-friendliness. For calculating the effectiveness of the two antacids, Equation 2 was used: Moles of HCl (antacid neutralized/gram) = Moles of HCl (antacid neutralized) / grams antacid used The purpose of the experiment was to determine the best antacid between Mylanta and Alka Seltzer, based on the amount of antacid to be used in each, cost, and size per container. The pertinent literature used is the Chemistry 110 Lab Manual, pages 49-56. Experimental Method: Results: Discussion: References Cited: Staudt, Maureen; Stranz, Michael; deStefano, Linda. CHEM 110 American University. Journal. 2010. 49-56....
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