anonymous one year ago How many milliliters of 6M NaOH must be diluted to prepare 2.0 liters of 1.2M NaOH. Please help me get this problem started...

1. Photon336

$M _{1} V _{1} = M _{2}V _{2}$ $\frac{ 2.0 l x1.2M }{ 6M NaOH } = 0.4L$

2. Photon336

0.4L = 400 mL

3. anonymous

So where do you get the 0.4L?

4. anonymous

got it thanks!