Consider the neutralization reaction that takes place when hydrochloric acid reacts with solid nickel(II) carbonate.
a. Write a conversion factor that relates moles of HCl to moles of NiCO3 for this reaction.
b. What is the minimum volume of 6.0 M HCl necessary to react completely with 14.266 g of solid nickel(II) carbonate, NiCO3?