Q: Consider the peaks for caffeine and acetaminophen in the chromatogram attached.
(a) Calculate the resolution
(b) Measuring w1 / 2 on the chromatogram, find the number of plates (N1 and N2) and the plate height for these two compounds.
(b) Using the number of plates (with N calculated from width (w) at baseline), the relative retention (a) and the capacity factors (k'), calculate what the resolution should be.
A. (a) R = 3 (b) R = 2.6
B. (a) R = 3.1 (b) R = 2.9
C. (a) R = 3 (b) R = 3.1
D. (a) R = 2.9 (b) R = 3.1
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