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Unformatted text preview: ] = Pka = pH=5.543 Boundary Conditions
Coal is pure carbon, C, instead of a blend of carbon
and other elements
Carbon dioxide from the plant enters Lake Alice
only from the atmosphere, not from precipitation or
Presence of buffer or basic ions in lake are
disregarded Summary of Results
● The pH of Lake Alice would change from 5.71 to
5.54 if the Partial Pressure of CO2 doubles.
● After doing research, we have discovered that the
initial pH of Lake Alice is 8.38 due to variables not
● Still, we should not discount the ability of carbonic
acid to redu...
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2014 for the course CHM 2046 taught by Professor Veige/martin during the Spring '07 term at University of Florida.
- Spring '07