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I assume you mean sodium chloride salt (NaCl). In that case, you would refer to the solubility of sodium chloride in water which is 35.7 grams per 100 mL of water at 0� C. However, this amount will be increased to approximately 39 g/100mL if the water is brought to boiling. If the solution is pressurized then the water may reach temperatures far above its boiling point and conversely the amount of NaCl which can be dissolved would increase far beyond its standard pressure and temperature saturation point. Salts are an ionic compounds that more specifically dissociate in water rather than dissolve. Sodium chloride forms a sodium cation (Na+) and the chlorine anion (Cl-) when it dissociates in water.

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How much salt does it take to saturate 50ml of water?

this is for science test corrections, i couldn't find it. well it actually depends what kind of salt you are gonna use to find out till when it will saturate


Why does salt saturate so quickly?

Salt in water saturates so quickly because the water is so ful of the salt that has already dissolved, that the water can't let the salt dissolve any more. That's why it saturates so fast.


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If you drink too much salt water, you become dehydrated and could eventually die from severe dehydration.


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You cannot solidify water using salt. As you add salt to water, the concentration in the water increases until the water is saturate. After that any more salt you add will simply not dissolve. It is possible to create a supersaturated solution by adding the salt to warm water and then cooling it. Disturbing the water will cause some salt to precipitate and sink the to bottom. You can, however, solidify water using sodium acetate. First you add enough sodium acetate to hot water that the concentration is greater than 1.2 g/ml. Then allow the solution to cool. After it is cooled, drop in a single grain of sodium acetate.


What happens if you drink too much ocean salt?

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What does it mean if salt does not dissolve in water but stays at the bottom?

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To much salt water can in fact kill you. Not to mention the pollution


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How much salt is in 1kg of ocean water?

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Could swallowing salt water from a swimming pool cause vomiting?

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How much salt in a gallon of salt water?

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Is salt water denser than an egg?

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How much salt will one gallon of water dissolve?

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What substances has a PH level of 7?

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What will happen if the salinity in seawater decreases?

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When the solution is over the saturated point. Ex: you add salt in water. If you can't dissolve more salt it is saturated. When you heat it up while adding more salt and then you dissolve that, it is supersaturated. To make sure. Drop a salt cristal in and watch the show.


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Solubility is different for each combination of solute and solvent. The amounts of different solutes that are needed to saturate a certain volume of solvent varies enormously. For example, more sugar than salt is needed to saturate 100mL of water at room temperature (20 degrees Celsius).


How do you sepate salt from water?

You could evaporate the water, leaving the salt behind.


Why is drinking salt water bad?

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