AP Chem need serious explanation
posted by Joe King .
Calculate the number of moles of carbon
atoms present in 1.4 g of ethanol (C2H6O).
i get that you calculate the number of moles of ethanol whic i got was .03039 but how do you get the moles of CARBON from that.
AP Chem need serious explanation -
look at the formula. there are two carbons for each molecule of ethanol.
so moles of carbon: 2*.03 moles