a. Dr. Dalton tells Rachel that volcanic
activity has turned the lake into acid. What kind of acid must this
b. How many liters of water do you think
might be in the lake? How much sulfur trioxide would be needed to
turn the lake into such a strong acid?
c. If the lake were really acid and
could dissolve the metal boat in less than five minutes, would you
expect to see dead fish floating in the lake?
d. If the lake is acidic enough to "eat"
the boat, what do you think the molarity is? What do you think the
pH of the lake could be?