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The specific heat of a gas is found to be 0.075 calories at constant volume and its formula Wt . is 40. the atomicity of the gas is……………. .

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DrBob222
Atomicity is a new term on me. I googled it an found that it is a synonym in chemistry for valence but I don't get the connection. Can you define atomicity as you are using it?
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