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Potassium ferricyanide has an extinction coefficient of 1020 1/M*cm at 420 nm. The absorbance of a sample of unknown concentration at 420 nm is 0.4268. If the path length is 10 mm, determine the concentration of the sample

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  1. Convert the path length to cm. Plug in Beer's law equation and solve for c.

    A = ε l c

    http://www.chm.davidson.edu/vce/spectrophotometry/beerslaw.html

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