# What is the empirical of compound (X) going through the following decomposition reaction?

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### Grd.10 Science

So i did a science lab today, and i am supposed to come up with the skeleton equation for it The chemical reaction is decomposition (starting with one compound that will break off into 1 or more compounds after reaction) This is what i have so far : Cu (CO3) ---> CO2 + ____...

### chemistry

The decomposition reaction, x-->products, is second-order with rate constant k=0.0183 L/(s)(mol). How long will it take for the decomposition to be 95% complete, if the intitial concentration of X is 1.25mol/L? Thanks

### chem

The mystery compound CxHy is completely reacted with O2 to yield 44 gr CO2 and 18gr H2O. What is the empirical formula of CxHy? I got : C1H2 How much O2 in grams was used in this reaction??

### chemistry

A solution is prepared with an unknown compound with an empirical formula of C3H7NO. The solution is made by dissolving 30.0 mg of compound in 1.200 g of the organic solvent biphenyl. The freezing point was depressed by 1.37C. What are the molar mass and molecular formula of ...

### Chemistry Check

A compound that contains only Fe and O is 69.9% Fe by mass. What is the empirical formula of theis compound? Attempt: 69.9g(1/56): 1 30.1g(1/16): 2 I got FeO2 but the answers say that it is Fe2O3

### Chemistry

A 0.100g sample of a compound containing C, H, and O is burned oxygen producing 0.1783 g of CO2 and 0.0734 g of H2O. Determine the empirical formula of the compound.

### chemistry

A compound is found to have 61% carbon, 6.6% hydrogen, and 32.6% oxygen. What is the empirical formula of this compound? I got C25H32H10 but the subscripts seem absurdly large.

### Chemistry

The following reaction represents the decomposition of hydrogen peroxide: 2H2O2 -> O2 (g) + 2H2O (l) How many molecules of water are produced from the decomposition of 3.4g of hydrogen peroxide, H2O2? Please help, I got 0.02 molecules of water but need to verify my answer (...

### Chem

I just need to know if I did the problem correctly. The decomposition of phosphine, a very toxic gas, forms phosphorus and hydrogen in the following reaction: 4PH3(g) → P4(g) + 6H2(g) If the instantaneous rate of the reaction with respect to PH3 is -0.41 M s-1, what is ...

### chemistry--help

a compound contains 63.15% Carbon, 5.30% hydrogen, 31.55% oxygen. Its molar mass is 152.14 g/mol. determine the empirical and molecular formula. I get the empirical formula to be C8H803 is it right because it is not fitting the molecular formula because when i divide the molar...

### Chemistry

If you divide the molar mass of a compound by the empirical formula mass, what is the result? That division should be VERY close to a whole number. Usually, 0.9 to 1.1 or 1.9 to 2.1 (all depending upon the accuracy and precision of experimental data). That number is the number...

### chemistry

A compound has the following composition. C 54.5%, H 9.10% and 0 36.4% its molecular weight is 88.10. Determine its empirical formula and molecular formula. Take 100 g sample. That gives you 54.5 g C, 9.10 g H and 36.4 g O. Now convert those grams to mols. 54.5/12.01 = mols C ...

### College Chemistry

The following data are obtained for the decomposition of N2O5 at a certain temperature: 2N2O5(g)↔4NO2(g) + O2(g) Time(s) 0 200 400 600 800 N2O5 (atm) 2.10 1.85 1.63 1.43 1.26 Find the rate constant kobs for this first-order decomposition reaction in sec-1 So far I have ...

### chemistry

3-pentanol is heated with sulphuric acid (H2SO4) to become compound M. Compound M is reacted with Br2/ H2O to form Compound N. Outline the reaction step and name the compound M and N

### chemistry kinetics

Decomposition of an organic compound A follows first order kinetics. Initial concentration of A is 2 M. If rate constant of the decomposition is 3.58 × 10^−6 min^-1 , calculate the rate after 3 hours.

### Chemistry

A1.367g sample of an unknown organic compound is combusted with oxygen to give only 1.459 g H2o and 3.055 g of Co2. What is the empirical formula of the compound?

### Chemistry

Dinitrogen pentoxide, N2O5, decomposes by a first-order reaction. What is the initial rate of decomposition of N2O5 when 3.6 g of N2O5 is confined in a 0.77 L container and heated to 65°C? For this reaction, k = 5.2 x 10^-3 s-1 in the rate law (for the rate of decomposition ...

### chemistry

3. Find the empirical formula for a compound that consists of aluminum and chlorine in which the aluminum is 20.2 % by mass. 4. A sample contains 71.65% CL, 24.27% C nad 4.07% H. the molecular weight is known to be 98.96 g/mol. What are the empirical and molecular formulas?

### College Chemistry

Consider the following symbolic reaction in which the hypothetical elements hearts (¢¾) and diamonds (♦) react to produce the compound spades (¢¼). ¢¾ ¢¾ ¢¾ ¢¾ + ♦ ¡æ ¢¼ ¢¼ . Which of the following represents the number of spades (¢¼) produced ...

### Chem 201

Determine the empirical formula for a compound containing only c,h given that combustion of 1.50g sample of the compound produces 4.71g CO2 and 1.93g H2O

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A sample of compound containing boron and hydrogen contains 6.444 g of B and 1.803 g of H. The molar mass of the compound is about 30 g. What is its empirical and molecular formula?...thank you for sharing your knowledge...

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Upon combustion, 4.30 grams sample of a compound containing only carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen produced 8.59 g of CO2 and 3.52g of H2o. what is empirical formula of the compound ?

### chemistry

can a compound's empirical and molecular formulas be the same?Explain who cares? Yes, they can. CH4 is methane. That is the empirical formula as well as the molecular formula.

### Chemistry due soon

If the following reaction: NO(g) + 1/2O2(g) NO2(g) has the following enthalpy change: H° = -56 kJ/mol What is the enthalpy of the decomposition reaction of 2 moles of NO2? A. 112 kJ B. 56 kJ C. -56 kJ D. -112 kJ i think the answer is d

### science

A + B -----> C is an example of a A) double-displacement reaction B) synthesis reaction C) single-displacement reaction D) redox reaction E) decomposition reaction

### Chemistry

An organic compound consists of only carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. Through combustion analysis, 5.671g of water and 36.933g of carbon dioxide are formed from 17.422g of sample. C:12.0 amu O: 16.0 amu H:1.0 amu In the space provided please write the empirical formula and, if ...

### math

what way would the line face with the linear equation y=-1/3x+5? A)A line going through the 5 up to the right B)A line going down from 5 c)A line going through -5 and up D)A line going through positive 1 and to the left. Is it d

If the following reaction: NO(g) + 1/2O2(g) NO2(g) has the following enthalpy change: H° = -56 kJ/mol What is the enthalpy of the decomposition reaction of 2 moles of NO2? A. 112 kJ B. 56 kJ C. -56 kJ D. -112 kJ i think the answer is d

### Chemistry

Combustion analysis of an unknown compound containing only carbon and hydrogen produced 2.277 g of CO2 and 1.161 g of H2O. What is the empirical formula of the compound? How do I go about solving this?

### Chemistry

A 0.7381 g sample of a compound containing C, H, and F was burned to produce 0.6368 g CO2 and 0.1303 g H2O. Calculate the empirical formula of the compound. Do I have to take in account the O atoms?

### Chemistry

A 0.5438 g sample of a compound contains only C H and O was burned completely in oxygen.the products were 1.0390 g CO2 and 0.6369g H2O. Determine the empirical formula of thr compound

### intergrated rate law chemistry

The decomposition of ammonia on a platinum surface at 1129 K occurs according to the following reaction: 2NH3 (g) ¨ N2(g) + 3H2(g). Use the following kinetic data which report the variation of ammonia concentration in the gas phase with time to evaluate the order of ...

### Chemistry (empirical formula)

what is the empirical formula of a compound that is 62.0% C, 10.4% H, and 27.5% O by mass?

### Chemistry II (College)

How would I go about solving this problem? Can someone show me an equation that can be used? The decomposition of dimethyl ether at 504°C is a first-order reaction with a half-life of 27 min. (CH3)2O(g) CH4(g) + H2(g) + CO(g) What will be the total gas pressure after 2.18 h...

### Chemistry II (College)

How would I go about solving this problem? Can someone show me an equation that can be used? The decomposition of dimethyl ether at 504°C is a first-order reaction with a half-life of 27 min. (CH3)2O(g) CH4(g) + H2(g) + CO(g) What will be the total gas pressure after 2.18 h...

### Chemistry

Combustion analysis of 0.343 g of a compound containing C, H, and O produces 0.753 g of CO2 and 0.411 g of H2O. Mass spectral analysis shows that the compound has a molar mass around 120 g mol-1. What is the compound's: Empirical Formula:----- Molecular Formula:-----

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Combustion analysis of 0.213 g of a compound containing C, H, and O produces 0.468 g of CO2 and 0.255 g of H2O. Mass spectral analysis shows that the compound has a molar mass around 120 g mol-1. What is the compound's: Empirical Formula:(-------) Molecular Formula:(--------)

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Combustion analysis of 0.284 g of a compound containing C, H, and O produces 0.623 g of CO2 and 0.340 g of H2O. Mass spectral analysis shows that the compound has a molar mass around 120 g mol-1. What is the compound's: Empirical Formula: Molecular Formula:

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(a) (i) Draw the abbreviated structural formula, in truncated form, of the compound that would be produced from the reaction of one molecule of glycerol with one molecule each of A, B and C .Circle and name the new functional group(s) produced. What type of reaction is ...

### Chemistry

An organic compound containing only C, H, and possibly O was subjected to combustion analysis. A sample weighing 0.4801 g yielded 1.014 g CO2 and 0.498 g H2O. What is the empirical formula of the compound?

### science

1.5173 g of organic iron compound containing FE , C ,H and O is burnt in oxygen gas produced 2.838 g OF carbon dioxide and 0.8122 g of water. In separate experiment to determine the mass % of iron, 0.3355 g of the compound yielded 0.0758 g iron (II) oxide. Determine the ...

### chemestry

What is the molecular formula of the following compound? Empirical formula C3H6O2 (M=74.08 g/mol)

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a hydrated iron chloride compound was found to contain 20.66% Fe, 39.35% Cl, and 39.99% water, determine the empirical formula of this hydrated compound

### Chemistry

a compound has an empirical formula of C3H5O2 and a molar mass of 145,14g. what is the molecular formula of this compound?

### Chemistry

The decomposition of ozone may occur through the two-step mechanism shown below: step 1 O3 ----> O2 + O step 2 O3 + O ---> 2O2 The oxygen atom is considered to be: a catalyst or reaction intermediate? How am I supposed to be able to tell the difference between the two? I...

A compound contains 38.7% K, 13.9% N, and 47.4% O by mass. What is the empirical formula of the compound?

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The ionic compund sometimes called yellow uranium is used to produce colored glazes for ceramics. It is 7.252% sodium, 75.084% uranium, and 17.664% oxygen a. What is the empirical formula for this compound? b. This compound has a molecular mass of 1268.06 g/mol, what is the ...

12. What balances charges that may build up as reduction and oxidation occur in a voltaic cell? *the salt bridge one of the half-cells the electrolyte solutions the moving electrons 13. What is the electrode in the center of the most common dry cell made of? copper zinc iron *...

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An unknown compound contains only carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. Combustion analysis of the compound gives mass percents of 31.57% Carbon and 5.30% H. The molar mass is determined by measuring the freezing-point depression of an aqueous solution. A freezing point of -5.20 ...

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A compound has the empirical formula CHCl. A 256 mL flask, at 373 K and 750. torr, contains 0.800 g of the gaseous compound. Give the molecular formula.

### Chemistry

Combustion analysis of 0.300 g of an unknown compound containing carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen produced 0.5213 g of CO2 and 0.2835 g of H2O. What is the empirical formula of the compound? C2H5O C3H8O2 C2H10O3 C2H5O2

### Chemistry

Air bags in cars are inflated by the sudden decomposition of sodium azide (NaN3) by the following reaction. 2 NaN3(s) −→ 3 N2(g) + 2 Na(s) What volume of N2 gas, measured at 1.30 atm and 88.0◦C, would be produced by the reaction of 65.0 g of NaN3? Answer in units of L.

### Chemistry

I would be grateful if someone could please review these and tell me if I am correct. Thanks! 1.What is the empirical formula for a compound whose molecular formula is C2Cl6? a. CCl3 b. CCl4 c. C2Cl6 d. CCl e. need more information I think the answer is E more information is ...

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a certain first order decomposition reaction has a half-life of 15.0 minutes. What is the rate constant for this reaction? what is the time it will take for the reaction to reach the 10% completion point?

### Chemistry

A compound containing only C, H, and O was extracted from the bark of the sassafras tree. The combustion of 36.3mg produced 98.6 of CO2 and 20.2mg of H2O. The molar mass of the compound was 162 g/mol. Determine its empirical and molecular formulas

### Chemistry

A compound containing only C, H, and O was extracted from the bark of the sassafras tree. The combustion of 36.3mg produced 98.6 of CO2 and 20.2mg of H2O. The molar mass of the compound was 162 g/mol. Determine its empirical and molecular formulas

### Pressure and Molecular Formula

2. How much potassium chlorate is needed to produce 20.0 mL of oxygen at 670 mm Hg and 20 degrees C. 3. A certain compound containing only carbon and hydrogen was found to have a vapor density of 2.550 g/L at 100 degrees C and 760 mm Hg. If the empirical formula of this ...

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Which of the following describes the compound Mn(NO2)2? If the compound dissolved in water it would be a strong electrolyte. The compound is ionic. The compound would conduct electricity if molten. The compound is molecular. The compound would be expected to have a relatively ...

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I have a chemical composition of As2O3. How do I calculate the mass of oxygen that combines with 1 mol of arsenic to form the oxide of arsenic? How do I use this to obtain the empirical formula of the oxide? That IS the empirical formula of the compound. You calculated the ...

### Chemistry

Is this correct? A 0.7473 g sample of a compound containing C, H, and O was burned to produce 1.909 g CO2 and 0.7813 g H2O. Calculate the empirical formula of the compound. I got C5 H10 O1. I'm not sure if that's correct..

• A compound is known to contain only C, H, and N. • On combustion of a sample of 12.5 mg, 22.3 mg of CO2 and 15.2 mg of H2O were produced. •Use this data to find the empirical formula for the compound. (Please show working out)

### Chem

An organic compound containing only C, H, and possibly O was subjected to combustion analysis. A sample weighing 0.4801 g yielded 1.014 g CO2 and 0.498 g H2O. What is the empirical formula of the compound? I got C5H12O2. Please let me know if this is correct.

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8750 g of a compound which contains only carbon, hydrogen, and nitrogen were burned in oxygen to produce, 2.1930 g of N2O4 , and 2.2900 g of water. What is the empirical formula of the compound? (Hint: do carbon by difference)

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Air bags in cars are inflated by the sudden decomposition of sodium azide (NaN3) by the following reaction. 2 NaN3(s) −→ 3 N2(g) + 2 Na(s) What volume of N2 gas, measured at 1.31 atm and 85.0◦C, would be produced by the reaction of 65.0 g of NaN3? Answer in ...

### Chemistry

An unknown organic compound is 40.00% C, 6.67% H and 53.33% O by mass. The formula weight of the unknown is 90.0g/mole. Find the empirical and molecular formulas for the unknown compound.

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I got C_4 H_3 O_8 for this question but I'd like someone to check my answer, please. A 1.012 g sample of a compound containing C, H, and O was burned to produce 2.145 g CO2 and 0.3293 g H2O. Calculate the empirical formula of the compound

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How many moles of oxygen can be obtained by the decomposition of 7.5 mol of reactant in the following reaction? 2KClO3 -> 2KCl + 3O2

### Chemistry

At 319K the decomposition of dinitrogen tetroxide occurs with the following Kp: 2NO2(g)<>2NO(g)+O2(g) Kp=.700 What is the value of Kc for this reaction?

### CHEM

A 0.4647-g sample of a compound known to contain only carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen was burned in oxygen to yield 0.8635 g of CO2 and 0.1767 g of H2O. What is the empirical formula of the compound? i got C3H3O2 IS IT RIGHT?

### Chemistry

4.72 g of a compound of carbon, hydrogen, and silver was burned in an atmosphere of oxygen, yielding 7.95 g of CO2, 1.02 g of H2O and 3.02 g of a mixture of silver and silver oxide. Because the production of this mixture yielded an indeterminate value for the amount of silver...

### CHEMISTRY HELPPPP!!!!!!!!!

Consider the decomposition of NH3 (g). 2 NH3 (g) → N2 (g) + 3 H2 (g) The reaction is catalyzed on a surface of either tungsten or osmium. The activation energies for the catalyzed and uncatalyzed reactions are given below. W Ea = 163 kJ/mol Os Ea = 197 kJ/mol No catalyst...

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For the decomposition of dinitrogen oxide, the rate constant is 0.043 L/mol-min at 665 oC and 12.5 L/mol-min at 828 oC. What is the activation energy of the decomposition reaction?

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Hey, can someone help me with this? A compound containing only C, H and O was subjected to combustion analysis. A sample of 6.120Ã—10^-2 g produced 1.601Ã—10^-1 g of CO2 and 5.243Ã—10^-2 g of H2O. Determine the empirical formula of the compound and enter the ...

### Chemistry

0.717 g of a compound containing carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen is burned and found to produce 1.02 g CO2 and 0.624 g H2O. The molar mass of the compound is 124 g/mol. (a) Write a chemical equation for the combustion of this unknown hydrocarbon. (b) Determine the # of g and ...

### chemisty

Use the mole ratio of CuO produced per mole of malachite to write a balanced equation for the malachite decomposition reaction. Assume that CO2 is also a product of the decomposition.

### science

Use the mole ratio of CuO produced per mole of malachite to write a balanced equation for malachite decomposition reaction. Assume that CO2 is also product of the decomposition.

### Chemistry (Check)

Classify each of these statements as always true, sometimes true, or never true. 7____AT____It is necessary to know the formula of a compound in order to calculate its percent composition. 8___ST_____If the percent by mass of carbon in methane, CH4, is 75%, then 100 grams of ...

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A compound has 85 % tin and 15% antimony. How many grams of antimony will be in 50. grams of the compound. My question is do I need to calculate the empirical formula first to do thi? I'm not sure where to start.

### Biology Help Please!

1) You are going to make 1800ml of a 25uM solution using a compound whose MW= 60.06 Daltons. How many grams do you need of this compound? Give your answer with four decimal places. 2) You are going to make 300ml of a 75mM solution using a compound whose MW=818 g/mole. How many...

### Chemistry Help Please!

1) You are going to make 1800ml of a 25uM solution using a compound whose MW= 60.06 Daltons. How many grams do you need of this compound? Give your answer with four decimal places. 2) You are going to make 300ml of a 75mM solution using a compound whose MW=818 g/mole. How many...

### Chemistry

Need help in AP chemistry on Equilibrium When heated, hydrogen sulfide gas decomposes according to the equation 2 H2S(g) ⇄ 2 H2(g) + S2(g) A 3.40 g sample of H2S(g) is introduced into an evacuated rigid 1.25 L container. The sealed container is heated to 483 K, and 3.72 ...

### Chemistry

The percent composition by mass of an unknown compound with a molecular mass of 60.052 amu is 40.002% C, 6.7135% H, and 53.284% O. Determine the compound's empirical and molecular formulas.

### chemistry.

A chromium compound 28.4% by mass of sodium 32.1% by mass of chromium, the rest being oxygen. Determine the empirical formula of the compound?...Can any one help me for that?

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1,2 of carbon combined with 0,1 grams of hydrogen to form a compound . a.FIND THE EMPIRICAL FORMULA OF A COMPOUND b.ITS Mr WAS FOUND TO BE 78 ,FIND THE MOLECULAR FORMULA

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A reaction is said to be diffusion controlled when it occurs as fast as the reactants diffuse through the solution. The following is an example of a diffusion controlled reaction. The rate constant for this reaction is 1.4x1011 M-1s-1 at 25oC and the reaction obeys the ...

### biology

what compound is formed when CO2 is bubbled through water?show the reaction.

### Chemistry

Analysis of a sample of an organic compound showed it contains 39.9%carbon,6.9%hydrogen and 53.2%oxygen. a)calculate the empirical formula b)if the relative molecular mass is 60,what is the molecular formula of the compound.(C=12,H=1,O=16)

### Chemistry

Tin and purple Iodine combine to form an orange solid tin iodide compound. If the compound contains 0.00383 moles of Sn and 0.01534 moles of I, what is its' empirical formula?

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A .4791 g sample was analyzed and found to contain the following masses of elements: carbon, .1929 g hydrogen, .01079 g oxygen, .08566 g chlorine .1898 g Determine the empirical formula of the new compound.

### Chemistry

A 11.0g sample of a compound containing only oxygen and carbon produce 3.0g carbon and 8.0g oxygen. Determine the empirical formula of the compound.

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A 11.0g sample of compound containing only oxygen and carbon produces 3.0g carbon and 8.0g oxygen. Determine the empirical formula of the compound.

### Chemistry

You are given the following decomposition reaction of ammonia NH3 ---> H2 + N3 unbalanced When you decompose 12.0g of NH3you produce 1.87 g of H2 Calculate the percent yield of H2

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Heating a 2.00g sample of magnesium metal with an excess of pure nitrogen gas produce 2.77g of a compound containing only magnesium and nitrogen. What is the empirical formula for this compound?

### Chemistry

A compound is found to contain 50.05 % sulfur and 49.95 % oxygen by mass. What is the simplest (empirical) formula for this compound? They said to assume that it is 100 grams. I found the molar mass. S- 32.06 0-16.00 But now I don't know what to do. Please help. Thank you!

### Physics

Explain how the following changes in a reaction conditions will affect the position of the equilibrium below. A (g) + B (aq) C (s) + heat 1. The temperature of reaction is raised by 20 degrees C 2. As the reacton progresses, more of the compound B is added to the reaction ...

### Chemistry

The molecular formula of a compound containg only carbon and hydrogen is to be determined. When a sample of the compound is burned on oxygen gas, 7.2 grams of water and 7.2 liters of carbon dioxide gas are produced(measured at STP). When 0.600grams of the compound are ...

### Chemistry

A 7.85 g sample of a compound with the empirical formula C5H4 is dissolved in 301 g of benzene. The freezing point of the solution is 1.05C below that of pure benzene. what are the molar mass and molecular formula of this compound?

### Chemistry

0.717 g of a compound containing carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen is burned and found to produce 1.02 g CO2 and 0.624 g H2O. The molar mass of the compound is 124 g/mol. (a) Write a chemical equation for the combustion of this unknown hydrocarbon. (b) Determine the # of g and ...

### Chemistry

A sulfur-containing compound is decomposed and the products are collected over water according to this equation: SxOy -> SO2(g) + O2(g) The mole fractions for the products are as follows: SO2 (.8) and O2 (.2) What is the empirical formula for the original compound?

### chemistry

Choose the term that best describes the following chemical reaction: C10H8 + 12 O2 10 CO2 + 4 H2O A. synthesis B. combustion C. electrolytic D. decomposition