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the ratio of hydrogen atom to oxygen atoms in water is 2:1 if an amount of water contains 341 trillion atoms of oxygen how many hydrogen atoms are there? how would i do this?

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    number of hydrogen atoms === 2x
    number of oxygen atoms =====x
    2x + x = 341
    3x= 341
    x= 113.6667 trillion

    so about 114 trillion oxygen and 227 trillion hydrogen

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