# chemistry

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**Amanda**
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a new compound composed of just Hex-Nuts and bolts is formed.A 13.7 Kg sample of the new compound is separated into its component elements with the following result 3.84 kg. of hex-nuts and 9.90 kg of bolts.

1. How many hex-nuts are present in the 13.7 kg sample

2. how many bolts are formed

3. What is the ratio of hex-nuts to bolts in the new compound

4. Write this as a formula BxNy, where x and y are the ratio you determine in the calculations

reduce answer to the lowest whole number ratio