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An 8.00-gram sampleyields 1.64grams of Zinc when the compound is decomposed. What is the compound?

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  1. Are you positive you posted ALL of the information? I can conclude from the data this much but that's all.
    ZnX ==> Zn + X
    8.00 => 1.64 + 6.36

    %Zn = *1.64/8.00)*100 = 20.5%
    So %X = 79.5%
    but I have no idea at all what X is.

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