The distribution coefficient for extraction of a metal complex from aqueous to organic solvents is D [total metal]org/[total metal]aq. Give physical reasons why and Ka appear in the numerator of Equation 22-13, but KL and [H]aq appear in the denominator.

Dimensional Analysis Dimensional analysis is a convenient way to convert quantities from one unit to another. It would be used in an instance where two volumes need to be added, but they are in different units. Dimensional analysis would help to put them in the same unit, so that they can then be added. It is like how fractions cannot be added when they have different denominators, so in order to add them a common denominator needs to first be found. Dimensional analysis could also be used to solve more complex problems such as determining the density (in g/cm )of a solid when only the diameter (in nm) of each atom and its mass (in amu) is known ahead of time. Above is the what and why, n ere is ow: Question: