1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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?
  4. Chemistry

    Which of the following is the best definition of Hess' Law? A. Heat is always released by the decomposition of 1 mole of a compound into its constitute elements. B. The enthalpy of a process is the difference between the enthalpy of the products and the
  5. 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
  6. Chemistry

    Hey, can someone help me with this? A compound containing only C, H and O was subjected to combustion analysis. A sample of 6.120×10^-2 g produced 1.601×10^-1 g of CO2 and 5.243×10^-2 g of H2O. Determine the empirical formula of the compound
  7. 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.
  8. Chemistry

    The following reaction represents the decomposition for water: 2H2O - 2H + O How many molecules of hydrogen are produced from the decomposition of 12.2 grams of water into its elements?
  9. Chemistry

    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
  10. chemistry

    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:(-------)
  11. 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
  12. 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?
  13. 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.
  14. 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
  15. Chemistry

    Which of the following is the best definition of Hess' Law? A. Heat evolved in a given process can be expressed as the sum of the heats of several processes that, when added, yield the process of interest. B. The enthalpy of a process is the difference
  16. chemistry

    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
  17. 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
  18. Chemistry

    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
  19. Chemistry

    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
  20. 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
  21. chemistry

    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.
  22. Chemistry

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

    The empirical formula of a compound is CH2. The molecular formula of this compound could be which of the following? a) CH4 b) C2H2 c) C2H4 d) C2H6
  24. chem

    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
  25. Chemistry

    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?
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. Chemistry-DrBob222

    A certain compound contains carbon, hydrogen , and oxygen. When 1.00 grams of this compound are burned in oxygen gas 1.47 grams of CO2 and 0.600 grams of water are formed. When 2.75 grams of the compound are dissolved in 10.0 grams of water the resulting
  31. Chemistry

    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.
  32. 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
  33. 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..
  34. Chemistry

    The elements X and Y form a compound that is 40% X and 60%Y by mass. The atomic mass of X is twice that of Y. What is the empirical formula of the compound?
  35. Chemistry

    See bottom Patrick A certain compound contains carbon, hydrogen , and oxygen. When 1.00 grams of this compound are burned in oxygen gas 1.47 grams of CO2 and 0.600 grams of water are formed. When 2.75 grams of the compound are dissolved in 10.0 grams of
  36. 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?
  37. Chemistry

    Which of the following is the best definition of Hess' Law? A. Since enthalpy is a state function, it will be different if a reaction takes place in one step or a series of steps. B. Heat is always released by the decomposition of 1 mole of a compound into
  38. 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 =
  39. chemistry

    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)
  40. Hess' law

    Which of the following is the best definition of Hess' Law? A. Heat is always released by the decomposition of 1 mole of a compound into its constitute elements. B. Since enthalpy is a state function, it will be different if a reaction takes place in one
  41. chemistry - empirical formula

    write the empirical formula for each of the following molecular formulae" a)P4O10 b)C2H6 Confused as to what the diff.is b/w empirical and formula...have no idea how to answer these b/c they look like empirical formulas to me
  42. 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.
  43. 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
  44. Chemistry

    a compound was analyzed and found to contain C,H,N,O, and Cl. When o.150g sample of this compound was burned, it produced 0.138 g of CO2 and 0.0566 g of H2O. All of the Nitrogen in another sample of mass 0.200 g was converted to 0.0238 g of NH3. Finally,
  45. 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)
  46. 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.
  47. 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.
  48. Chemistry

    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?
  49. 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
  50. chemistry

    last one, i PROMISE A compound containing only C, H, O and Cr was subjected to combustion analysis. A sample of 10.88 mg produced 22.43 mg of CO2 and 4.59 mg of H2O. The chromium in the sample was precipitated as 14.09 mg of Ag2CrO4. Determine the
  51. 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
  52. ap chemistry

    18. Answer the following question that relate to the analysis of chemical compounds. (a) A compound containing the elements C, H, N, and O is analyzed. When a 1.2359g sample is burned in excess oxygen, 2.241g of CO2(g) is formed. The combustion analysis
  53. 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
  54. 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)
  55. 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.
  56. 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?
  57. chemistry

    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?
  58. chemistry

    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
  59. 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.
  60. chemistry

    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.
  61. Science

    1. what is a single replacement reaction A. A reaction in which two or more substances react to form a single substance*** B. A reaction in which one element takes place the place of another element in a compound. C. A reaction in which a compound breaks
  62. 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 walk me through this one, I need more then
  63. 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?
  64. Chemistry

    An excited ozone molecule, O3*, in the atmosphere can undergo one of the following reactions, O3* → O3 (1) fluorescence O3* → O + O2 (2) decomposition O3* + M → O3 + M (3)deactivation, where M is an inert molecule, the rate constant for
  65. Chemistry

    An excited ozone molecule, O3*, in the atmosphere can undergo one of the following reactions, O3* → O3 (1) fluorescence O3* → O + O2 (2) decomposition O3* + M → O3 + M (3)deactivation, where M is an inert molecule, the rate constant for
  66. Chemistry

    A 2.52g sample of a compound containing only carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, and sulfur was burned in excess O to yield 4.36g of CO2 and 0.892g of H20. Another sample of the same compound of mass 4.14g, yielded g of SO3. A third sample, of mass, 5.66g,
  67. 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)
  68. 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) (a) What will be the partial
  69. Chemistry

    an unknown compound is known to contain 30.34%M and 60.56%O and has a molar mass of 92.00g. what are the empirical formula and the molecular formula for the compound?( O=16.0g/mol,M=14.1g/mol)
  70. Chemistry

    an unknown compound is known to contain 30.34%N and 60.56%O and has a molar mass of 92.00g. what are the empirical formula and the molecular formula for the compound?( O=16.0g/mol,N=14.1g/mol)
  71. Physics

    an unknown compound is known to contain 30.34%M and 60.56%O and has a molar mass of 92.00g. what are the empirical formula and the molecular formula for the compound?( O=16.0g/mol,M=14.1g/mol
  72. 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?
  73. Chemistry

    Since decomposition is an endergonic reaction. Does this mean it's reverse reaction synthesis is exothermic?
  74. chemistry

    CH3COOH(aq) + NaOH(aq) → H2O(l) + NaCH3COO(aq)? Is this a double displacement reaction and a decomposition reaction?
  75. CHEM

    4. The decomposition of phosphine, a very toxic gas, forms phosphorus and hydrogen in the following reaction: 4PH3 (g) P4 (g) + 6H2 (g) (a) Express the rate of reaction with respect to each of the reactants and prducts (b) If the instanteneous rate of the
  76. Lab Questions

    1. Use the Van der Waals equation to calculate the pressure exerted by 1.00 mol of Cl2; in 22.41 L at 0.0 degrees C. The constants for Cl are a = 6.49 L2 atm/mol2 and b = 0.0526 L/mol. 2. How much potassium chlorate is needed to produce 20.0 mL of oxygen
  77. Chemistry

    1.) The the following reaction is: BaCO3 --> BaO + CO2 Decomposition reaction Single replacement reaction Combustion Reaction Synthesis Reaction Double replacement reaction 2.) When magnesium is burned in the presence of oxygen, it produces magnesium
  78. maths

    what is the empirical formula of a compound containing C(60%), H( 4.44)
  79. chemistry

    A compound is 52.17 % C, 13.04 % H and 34.78 % O. What is its empirical formula?
  80. chemistry

    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.
  81. 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.
  82. Chem Help Please!

    Compare the relative reaction rates of 1-bromobutane, 2-bromopropane, and 2-bromomethylpropane under SN1 reaction conditions. Silver nitrate will be used to provide nitrate ion as the nucleophile to produce alkyl nitrates as products. 1) I found the answer
  83. 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
  84. chemistry

    When 1.24g of an organic compound with the formula CxHyOz is burned in excess oxygen, 1.76g of carbon dioxide and 1.08g of water vapor are obtained. What is the empirical formula of the compound? Determine the moles of CO2 in 1.76grams, that will give you
  85. Chem Lab Questions

    1. Use the Van der Waals equation to calculate the pressure exerted by 1.00 mol of Cl2; in 22.41 L at 0.0 degrees C. The constants for Cl are a = 6.49 L2 atm/mol2 and b = 0.0526 L/mol. 2. How much potassium chlorate is needed to produce 20.0 mL of oxygen
  86. Chemistry

    I need to write a balanced equation for this problem and am having difficulty doing so. The question is this: 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
  87. Chemistry

    Label the following reactions as combination, decomposition, displacement, precipitation, or acid-base reaction. Also whether each reaction is a redox or non redox reaction. SO2(g)+H2O(l)-> H2SO3(aq) NH3(aq)+HS(-)(aq)-> NH4(+)(aq)+S(2-) Na2O2(l)->
  88. Chemistry (rate reactions)

    The rate constant for the thermal decomposition at 85 degrees Celsius of dinitrogen pentoxide equals 6.2 x 10 raised to -2 min. As determined by experiment this decomposition is first order-- 2 N2O5 ----> 4 NO2 + O2 Calculate the rate of the reaction
  89. Chemistry

    what is the molecular formula of a compound that is 54.5% C, 9.09% H, and 36.4% O. with a molecular weight of 176g/mol. A)C8H16O4 B)C4H8O2 C)C7H12O5 D)C9H18O3 Assume you have 100 g of the substance, then you have 54.5g of C, etc. Moles C= 54.5/12=4.54 mol
  90. Chemistry

    Complete and balance this decomposition reaction HI ==> is this reaction HI ==> H + I ? or... HI ==> H2 + I2 ? why?
  91. chemistry

    three compounds A,B and C all have the formula C5H8. All three compounds will decolorize bromine in CCl4. Compound A reacts with NaNH2. Compounds A and B both yield pentane when they are treated with excess H2 with the pt catalyst. Under the same
  92. science

    A compound contains 3.99% P, 82.3% Br, and 13.7% Cl. Find the empirical formula
  93. chemistry.

    What is the empirical formula of a compound that contains 29% Na, 41% S, and 30% O by mass?
  94. Chem

    What is the empirical formula of a compound that contains 27.0%S, 13.4%O,and 59.6%Cl by mass?
  95. chemistry

    A compound contains 74,27%C;7,79%H;12,99%N. Determine the empirical formula. C=12;H=1;N=14;0=16.
  96. Chem 400

    Direct reaction of solid iodine (I2) and gaseous chlorine (Cl2) produces an iodine chloride,(IxCly), a bright yellow solid. 0.678 g of iodine (I2) is mixed with 0.851 g of chlorine (Cl2). After the elements react, some chlorine is left over along with a
  97. Chemistry

    Determine a possible Lewis Structure for each of the two compounds X and Y, given the following information: Compound X contains only carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. It is heated in a 1.00 liter flask to 160. degrees C and 1.00 atm until all of it has
  98. CHEMISTRY

    The following reaction represents the decomposition of hydrogen peroxide: Balanced equation: 2H2O2 -> O2 + 2H2O How many moles of oxygen are produced from the decomposition of 3.4g of hydrogen peroxide? How many molecules of O2 are produced? For the
  99. AP Chemistry

    An unknown compound contains only the three elements C,H, and O. A pure sample of the compound is analyzed and found to be 65.60 percent C and 9.44 percent H by mass. a.)Determine the empirical formula of the compound. b.)A solution of 1.570 grams of the
  100. Chemistry

    The empirical formula of a compound is CH2O and the molecular mass is 180. What is the molecular formula of the compound?