# If the relative atomic mass of CH2O is calculated it's empirical formula (C=12,H=1,O=16)

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1. ## Science

If the relative atomic mass of CH2O is calculated it's empirical formula (C=12,H=1,O=16)

asked by Daniels venelope on March 29, 2019
2. ## Chemistry- DrBob222

I completed this question like you told me to. Are the answers correct? Is my method for finding the molecular formula correct? 2.4g of a compound of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen gave on combustion, 3.52g of CO2 and 1.44g of H2O. The relative molecular mass

asked by Ava on October 22, 2013
3. ## Chemistry

By using the data in this question, estimate how much oxygen a person requires on average in a life time and how far a motor can go using the same amount of oxygen. the typical daily food requirement of a person can be considered to be 1.2 kg of

asked by Cherie on June 3, 2012
4. ## chemistry

By using the data in this question, estimate how much oxygen a person requires on average in a life time and how far a motor can go using the same amount of oxygen. the typical daily food requirement of a person can be considered to be 1.2 kg of

asked by Anonymous on June 3, 2012
5. ## chemistry

If a compound's empirical formula is CH2O and its' formula mass is 120.12 amu, what is its' molecular formula

asked by nick on December 13, 2009
6. ## chemistry

A compound is found to be 51.39% carbon, 8.64% hydrogen, and 39.97% nitrogen. It has a molecular molar mass of 140.22 g/mol. (This question requires one to find the empirical formula to end up with the final answer in molecular formula) A. C10H14N2 B.

asked by spartan on January 10, 2019
7. ## Chemistry

What is the molecular formula of a molecule that has an empirical formula of CH2O and a molar mass of 120.12g/mol?

asked by asdfjkl; on February 19, 2009
8. ## Chemistry

Lithium has 2 isotopes. The relative atomic masses are 6.02 and 7.02. The average relative atomic mass of lithium is 6.94. What is the calculated relative abundance of the lighter isotope?

asked by Min on September 30, 2017
9. ## chemistry

I need to know if I have th right molecular formula for Sorbito 39.56g C 7.75g H 52.7g O Empirical Formula is CH2O 30.026 amu how I how calculate the molecular mass and how I figure out the melecular formula? please help

asked by Joshua on October 28, 2008
10. ## 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

asked by Chris on February 4, 2007
11. ## 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

asked by Patrick on January 17, 2011
12. ## 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

asked by Justyna on October 18, 2006
13. ## 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

asked by Patrick on January 17, 2011
14. ## Chemistry (Check)

True or False The empirical formula of a compound is always the same as the molecular compound. My Answear: True The empirical formula for acetylene is CH. The molecular formula is C2H2. Another example: The empirical formula for glucose is CH2O. The

asked by Bryan on February 4, 2007
15. ## Chemistry

Xylose, a sugar isolated from wood, has the empirical formula CH2O. If a 6.25 mole sample of xylose has a mass of 938.3 g, what is xylose's molecular formula?

asked by Margie on April 23, 2012
16. ## 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

asked by Bryan on February 11, 2007
17. ## st.joseph science

Calculate the molecular formula of a compound whose empirical formula is CH2O AND vapour density is 30

asked by deepika on June 15, 2016
18. ## chemistry

1.to calculate the percent by massof an element in a known compound, divide the mass of the element in one mole by the _______and multiply by 100%. A(n) _______formula represents the lowest________ratio of the elements in a compound. It can be calculated

asked by Anonymous on March 24, 2009
19. ## Chemistry

The standard atom for the atomic masses of all the elements is the atom of carbon which has 6 protons and 6 neutrons (12C) and is assigned the atomic mass of exactly 12. Under this standard, the atomic mass of iron, atomic number 26, is 55.845 u and the

asked by Anonymous on September 19, 2008
20. ## Chemistry

Please check my answers for the following questions. THANK YOU. 1) The empirical formula of a compound that is 25.9% nitrogen and 74.1% oxygen is.... ANSWER: N2O 2) empirical formula of a compound that consists of 4.80 grams of carbon, 1.20 grams of

asked by anonymous on August 2, 2007
21. ## chemistry

A compound has the empirical formula CH2O. When 0.0866 g is dissolved in 1.0 g of ether, the solution’s boiling pint is 36.5oC. Determine the molecular formula of this substance

asked by Danica on October 1, 2012
22. ## Chemistry

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

asked by Haley on December 14, 2010
23. ## chemistry pls help me asap

2.08g of metal Y react with 0.96g of oxygen to form a metal oxide.The empirical formula of the metal oxide is Y2O3.What is the relative atomic mass of metal Y.

asked by mandy on May 15, 2014
24. ## 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

asked by amy on February 10, 2011
25. ## Chemistry

Suppose 0.500 g of sulfur combines with 1.00 g of copper. What is the empirical formula of the compound? The atomic mass of sulfur is 32.065 g and the atomic mass of copper is 63.546 g.

asked by Catherine on March 14, 2015
26. ## 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.

asked by bex on February 27, 2007
27. ## Chemestry

What is the relative atomic mass of naturally occuring copper to four decimal places when you are given 69,09% of copper-63 with a relative atomic mass of 62,9298 with 30,91% of copper-65, with a relative atomic mass of 64,9278?

asked by Zanele on February 16, 2013
28. ## Chem

Naturally occurring cobalt consists of only one isotope, cobalt59, whose relative atomic mass is 58.9332. A synthetic radioactive isotope of cobalt60, relative atomic mass 59.9338, is used in radiation therapy for cancer. A 1.8155 sample of cobalt has an

asked by Aidan on August 29, 2011

Naturally occurring cobalt consists of only one isotope, cobalt59, whose relative atomic mass is 58.9332. A synthetic radioactive isotope of cobalt60, relative atomic mass 59.9338, is used in radiation therapy for cancer. A 1.8155 sample of cobalt has an

asked by Aidan on August 29, 2011
30. ## chemistry

Naturally occurring cobalt consists of only one isotope Co59 whose relative atomic mass is 58.9332. A synthetic radioactive isotope of cobalt Co60, relative atomic mass 59.9338, is used in radiation therapy for cancer. A 1.8516 sample of cobalt has an

asked by Candace on June 30, 2012
31. ## Chemistry

Naturally occurring cobalt consists of only one isotope, 59Co, whose relative atomic mass is 58.9332. A synthetic radioactive isotope of cobalt, 60Co, relative atomic mass 59.9338, is used in radiation therapy for cancer. A 1.8276g sample of cobalt has an

asked by Vanessa on September 3, 2014
32. ## chemistry

How do I find the empirical formula for aluminium selenide? You have to have some data, such as masses, or percent: Empirical means it was measured. The empirical formula for aluminium selenide is the same as it's molecular formula; Al2Se3. The empirical

asked by Mac on January 6, 2007
33. ## science

if one mole of the compound Al4C3 has a mass of 144g and one mole of carbon has a mass of 12g, calculate the relative atomic mass of the element aluminium. Subtract 3*12 from 144 (ie, 108) Relative atomic mass= (108/4)/12

asked by smartypants on May 18, 2007
34. ## Finding the Molecular Formula

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 compound is CH, what is the molecular formula of this compound? I had some ideas as to

asked by Amy on December 8, 2012
35. ## chemistry

0.702g of arsenic an oxide of arsenic mass 0.927g how do i calculate the mass of oxygen that combines with 1 mole of arsenic atoms to form the oxide of arsenic. how many moles of oxygen atoms does this mass represent a and then using that answer i have to

asked by minnie on January 31, 2007
36. ## Chemistry

I need some help with some of these questions: The action of bacteria on meat and fish produces a poisonous compound called cadaverine. As its name implies, it stinks! It is 58.77 percent carbon, 13.81 percent hydrogen, and 27.40 percent nitrogen. Its

asked by Matthew on February 20, 2012
37. ## Chemistry

I need some help with some of these questions: The action of bacteria on meat and fish produces a poisonous compound called cadaverine. As its name implies, it stinks! It is 58.77 percent carbon, 13.81 percent hydrogen, and 27.40 percent nitrogen. Its

asked by Matthew on February 20, 2012
38. ## Chemistry

A carbohydrate P contains 40% carbon,6.67% hydrogen.If P has a relative molecular mass of 60.Determine it; 1)Empirical formula 2)molecular formula [H=1,C=12,O=16]

asked by Aanu on January 23, 2016
39. ## chemistry

What instrument is used to determine the mass and relative ambuandaces of small atomic particles? You may be thinking of the mass spectrometer. I'm not sure how small you are talking about but the mass spec is used to determine atomic masses and relative

asked by carter on September 26, 2006
40. ## chemistry

Determining a Molecular Formula from an Empirical Formula 1. A compund has an experimental molar mass of 78g/mol. Its empirical formula is CH. What is its molecular formula?

asked by chrissy on March 24, 2009
41. ## chemistry

Determining a Molecular Formula from an Empirical Formula 1. A compund has an experimental molar mass of 78g/mol. Its empirical formula is CH. What is its molecular formula?

asked by jaz on March 24, 2009
42. ## 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?

asked by Dora on March 7, 2018
43. ## Chemistry

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 compound is CH, what is the molecular formula of this compound? I had some ideas as to

asked by Amy on December 9, 2012
44. ## Chemistry

Maleic acid is an organic compound composed of 41.39% C, 3.47% H, and the rest oxygen. If 0.271 mol of maleic acid has a mass of 31.4 g, what are the empirical and molecular formulas of maleic acid? My work: C: 41.39 g x (1 mol/12.01 g) = 3.44629 = 1 H:

asked by Anonymous on April 15, 2010
45. ## Chemistry Really Confused!!

'm confused on how to set up the problem for each question.. 1.) Calculate the empirical formula of a compound if a 6.21 g sample contains 1.67g of cerium and the remainder iodine 2.) An unknown compound contains 85.64% carbon with the remainder hydrogen.

asked by Lina on January 16, 2016
46. ## Chemistry

I'm confused on how to set up the problem for each question.. 1.) Calculate the empirical formula of a compound if a 6.21 g sample contains 1.67g of cerium and the remainder iodine 2.) An unknown compound contains 85.64% carbon with the remainder hydrogen.

asked by Lina on January 16, 2016
47. ## chem

Citric acid, the compound responsible for the sour taste of lemons, has the following elemental composition: C, 37.51%; H, 4.20%; O, 58.29%. Calculate the empirical formula of citric acid. so i did that and got C6H8O7 but now i need to find the molecular

asked by Sara on May 14, 2011
48. ## chemistry- empirical formulas

Calculate the empirical formula of a molecule with the following percent compositions: 55.0% gallium (Ga) and 45.0% fluorine (F). mass of 100g #of Moles in 100g of the compound Ga55.0% _____ ______ F45.0% ______ _______ c. Determine the molecular formula

asked by princess on March 14, 2012
49. ## Final Exam- Honors Physical Science

how can you determine the number of protons, electrons,neutrons, atomic number, and the atomic mass of an element using the periodic table? Atomic mass is given in the table, as well as the atomic number and atomic mass number. Atomic number is the number

asked by Kate on June 4, 2007
50. ## Chemistry

1)Naturally occuring boron is made up of 20% by mass of 10B isotope and 80% by mass of 11B isotope.Calculate the relative atomic mass of boron. (2)Natural Silicon containing ores contains 92% of 28Si, 5% of 29Si and 3% of 30Si.Calculate the relative atomic

asked by PEACE on March 28, 2016
51. ## 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)

asked by Angel on December 19, 2015
52. ## Chemistry

There are three isotopes of phosphorus. Only one of them is stable. Calculate the binding energy per nucleon (in MeV) for P-32 (atomic mass = 31.9739 u). mass H = 1.007825 u and mass n = 1.008665 u. I multiplied the protons(15) by the mass H, and the

asked by JUNDY on April 30, 2015
53. ## chemistry

An element with relative atomic mass 20.8 is found to contain 2 isotopes having a relative atomic mass of 20 and 21.Find the % composition of the element.

asked by Luc on November 7, 2011
54. ## Chem! hELP

An experiment is preformed to determin the empirical formula of a copper iodide formed by direct combination of elements. A clean strip of copper metal is weighed accurately. Its is suspended in a test tube containing iodine vapor generated by heating

asked by ALie on October 22, 2006

The relative mass of a proton is 1 and the relative mass of a neutron is 1. 1)Why do we use the term "relative mass" instead of mass? Is it because the mass of a proton is compared to the mass of a carbon-12 atom? 2) Can we say that the relative mass of an

asked by janice on January 20, 2009
56. ## chemistry

A gas has an empirical formula of POF3. If 0.350L of the gas at STP has a mass of 1.62g, what is the molecular formula of the mass? molar mass= 1mol x 22.4L/1mol x 1.62g/0.350L = 103.7g molarmass/empirical formula mass = 103.7g/214.5g = 0.4834 ... how do I

asked by Sh on January 24, 2009
57. ## 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

asked by Sarah on May 23, 2008
58. ## Chemistry

A 0.1592g sample of a hydrocarbon upon combustion analysis produces 0.5008g CO2. Its molar mass is found in another experiment to be 70g mol. Determine the empirical formula, and its molecular formula. I completely messed up this question, and I don't know

asked by Sarah on October 5, 2015
59. ## chem

When 3.517 grams of a hydrocarbon, CxHy, were burned in a combustion analysis apparatus, 11.59 grams of CO2 and 3.164 grams of H2O were produced. In a separate experiment, the molar mass of the compound was found to be 40.06 g/mol. Determine the empirical

asked by jillian on February 19, 2017
60. ## Chemistry

23. Ductility is the ability to be hammered into sheets.- F? 25. A monatomic ion contains only one atom.- T 26. Iron (II) means the iron would have an oxidation number of +2.- F? 27. A polyatomic ion is a group of atoms acting as a single ion.- T 30. The

asked by mysterychicken on October 25, 2010
61. ## chem

If an atom of carbon 12 has been assigned a relative mass of 24u, determine the average atomic mass of hydrogen relative to this mass.

asked by Terrence on August 23, 2011
62. ## Chemistry

A particular metallic element, M, has a heat capacity of 0.36 J*g*K, and it forms an oxide that contains 2.90 grams of M per gram of oxygen. (a) Using the law of Dulong and Petit (Cp x M = 25 J*mol*K), estimate the molar mass of the metal M [Answer: _____

asked by . on October 22, 2009
63. ## Chemistry

A particular metallic element, M, has a heat capacity of 0.36 J*g*K, and it forms an oxide that contains 2.90 grams of M per gram of oxygen. (a) Using the law of Dulong and Petit (Cp x M = 25 J*mol*K), estimate the molar mass of the metal M [Answer: _____

asked by . on October 29, 2009
64. ## chem

a compound containing only boron, nitrogen and hydrogen was found to be 40.3% B, 52.2%N, and 7.5% H by mass. If 3.301g of this compound is dissolved in 50.00g of benzene, the solution produced freezes at 1.30 degrees celsius. If Kf(freezing point

asked by tomi on November 8, 2008
65. ## CHEMISTRY

A solution of a metal carbonate M2CO3, was prepared by dissolving 7.46 g of the anhydrous solid in water to give 1000cm^3 of solution. 25.0cm^3 of this solution reacted with 27.0cm^3 of 0.100 mol/dm^3 hydrochloric acid. Calculate the relative formula mass

asked by DAVID on July 9, 2016
66. ## chemistry

A 8.408 gram sample of an organic compound containing C, H and O is analyzed by combustion analysis and 12.53 grams of CO2 and 3.849 grams of H2O are produced. In a separate experiment, the molar mass is found to be 118.1 g/mol. Determine the empirical

asked by ALAN on February 19, 2017
67. ## Chemistry

A gas sample containing only SO3, CH2O and C2H6O2 has the following mass percent composition: 65.1% SO3 and 8.79% CH2O. Calculate the partial pressure (torr) of SO3 if the total pressure of the sample is 4712 torr. Unit conversion K = C + 273 1 atm = 760

asked by Luc on March 4, 2010
68. ## science

if one mole of the compound AL4C3 has a mass of 144g and mole of carbon has a mass of 12g, calculate the relative atomic mass of the element aluminium any ideas to the answer would be great thanks 4*(Al, amu)+ 3*12 = 144 Solve for "Al,amu", the atomic mass

asked by brainywaney on April 20, 2007
69. ## chemistry

How much does 1 molecule of bromine weigh? I know the atomic mass for bromine is 79.90 g but I do not know how to use it to figure out the weight of the molecule. The given answer is 2.654x10^-22 but I do not know how to get there. First, the molecule of

asked by Carter on January 10, 2007
70. ## Molecular formula

I have to find the molecular formula for As2O3, to do so I have to divide its molecular mass by its empirical mass. I have worked ou that its molecular mass is 197.9 g/mol. How would I find its empirical mass, is it not the same as its molecular mass? Many

asked by Mac on January 20, 2007
71. ## Chemistry - Molecular Formula

A carbohydrate contains 39.56% C, 7.75% H, and 52.70% O by mass. A solution of 11.3 g of this carbohydrate in 375 g of ethanol has a boiling point of 78.49 deg C. The boiling point of ethanol is 78.29 deg C, and Kb for ethanol is 1.23 deg C*kg/mol. What is

asked by Jamie on January 18, 2018
72. ## Chemistry

Compound K is a hydrocarbon. Combustion of 6.51 g of K gave 20.47 g of carbon dioxide and 8.36 g of water. The relative molecular mass of K was found to be 84. Calculate the empirical and molecular formula of K

asked by Anonymous on January 26, 2017
73. ## Chemistry

In my experiment I heated some oxide of tin, in order to figure out its empirical formula. How would the empirical formula be affected if the oxide was not heated to dryness? Also If some oxide splattered out of the container, how would this affect the

asked by Wally on February 13, 2012
74. ## chemistry

The element copper has naturally occuring isotopes with mass numbers of 63 and 65. The relative abundance atomic masses are 69.2% for mass=62.93 amu, and 30.8% for mass=64.93 amu. Calculate the average atomic mass of copper.

asked by henry on September 7, 2009
75. ## Science

Why does the relative atomic mass of chlotine is 35.5 ? thanx What is chlotine? Chlorine has isotopes with mass numbers ranging from 32 g mol−1 to 40 g mol−1. There are two principal stable isotopes, 35Cl (75.77%) and 37Cl (24.23%), found in the

asked by QAE on June 4, 2007

A 1.082 g sample of a component of the light petroleum distillate called naptha is found to yield 3.317 g CO2 and 1.584 g H2O on complete combustion This particular compound is also found to be an alkane with one methyl group attached to a longer carbon

asked by Saira on October 23, 2008
77. ## Chemistry

1) A compound has the following percentages by mass: barium, 58.84%; sulfur, 13.74%; oxygen, 27.43%. Determine the empirical formula of the compound. 2) If a 1.271-g sample of aluminum metal is heated on a chlorine gas atmosphere, the mass of aluminum

asked by Natalie on December 30, 2011
78. ## Chemistry

Combustion analysis of a 1.00g sample of ascorbic acid yields 1.500g of CO2 and 0.409g of H2O. What is the empirical formula of ascorbic acid? (a. CHO B.CH2O C. C2H4O2 D. C3H4O3 E.Cannot be determined with the information given. ) Convert the 1.5 g of CO2

asked by Jon on July 24, 2005
79. ## chemistry

Hydrazine has the molecular formula N2H4 and is a volatile colourless liquid often used in industrial processes and as a rocket fuel. It has a single N–N bond in its structural formula. When hydrazine is heated it produces ammonia (NH3) and nitrogen (N2)

asked by rebecca niles on January 25, 2011
80. ## Chemistry

Xenon of mass 5.08 g reacts with fluorine to form 9.49 g of a xenon fluoride. What is the empirical formula of this compound? A) XeF6 B) XeF4 C) XeF2 D) XeF E) Xe2F I am not familiar with these types of empirical formula problems. If I'm given the

asked by Olivia on March 23, 2009
81. ## Chemistry

We did a lab to find the atomic mass of Magnesium. We used an eudiometer and HCL and a mg ribbon. Explain in terms of moles, limiting reactants and experimental feasibility, why we use concentrated HCl (12M) instead of 1M or 6M?? Would the calculated

asked by Denise on June 25, 2012
82. ## chemistry

A 0.0583 mol sample of formaldehyde vapour, CH2O, was placed in a heated 0.359 L vessel and some of it decomposed. The reaction is CH2O(g)---> H2(g) + CO(g). At equilibrium, the CH2O concentration was 0.0449 M. What is the value of Kc for this reaction? my

asked by alex on April 20, 2013
83. ## Chemistry

I am completing my lab and cannot figure this out. I need someone to go over it and make sure I am right because I can't figure out why my empirical formula does not match the molecular formula. #7 is the one I am really having a problem with, but here is

asked by Ashley on July 28, 2010
84. ## Army day seconday school

A metal X with relative atomic mass 56 forms an oxide with formula X2O3 . All grams of the metal combine with 105 of CO2 (O=16)

asked by Akponojivi on December 3, 2015
85. ## Chemistry

Which of the following best explains how relative atomic mass could be determined from the type of data available to Dalton? A. By determining the mass of oxygen contained in a sample of water, its exact atomic mass could be determined. B. By comparing the

asked by cool on January 15, 2017
86. ## chem

could anyone tell me why the molecular formula of agas is not always the same as the empirical formula tnx It may be a dimer or a trimer. For example, CH is the empirical formula for acetylene but the molecular formula is HC(triple bond)CH or C2H2.

asked by bex on February 3, 2007
87. ## Chemistry

Let's do 1 and 2 and go from there. I will get you started. Take a 100 g sample. That means we have 19.9% C = 19.9 g C 46.7% N = 46.7 g N 6.67% H = 6.67 g H 26.7% O = 26.7 g O Find mols of these amounts. mols C = 19.9/12 = 1.66 mols N = 46.7/14 = 3.33 mols

asked by DrBob222 on February 3, 2007
88. ## Chemistry

12) Naturally occurring argon is composed of 0.3365% of 36Ar (atomic mass, 35.9675 u), 0.0632% of 38Ar (atomic mass, 37.9627 u), and 99.6003% of 40Ar (atomic mass, 39.9624 u). Use these data to calculate the average atomic mass of argon.

asked by Luke on July 1, 2014
89. ## Chemistry

Sometimes, instead of percentages compostion, you will have the composition of a sample by mass. Using the actual mass of the sample, determine the empirical formula for compounds that have the following analyses. A. a .858g sample of an unkown substance

asked by Chopsticks on January 24, 2009
90. ## chemistry

lactic acid is the avid responsible for the sour test in spit milk. on the basis of combustion analysis, it's percentage composition by mass is 40.00% carbon, 6.71%hydrogen and x% oxygen. a. Calculate the empirical formula of lactic acid b. The molar mass

asked by amy on March 31, 2017
91. ## Chemistry

Congratulations! You have discovered a new element called Bhauzium (Bz). The average atomic mass of Bz was found to be 348.72 amu and its atomic number is 123. a) if the atomic masses of three isotopes of Bhsuzium are 342.92 amu, 356.43 amu (6.52%), and

asked by Samantha on October 14, 2010
92. ## 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.

asked by Brooke on June 24, 2007
93. ## chemistry

A 2.000g sample of magnesium was burned in air to form an oxide. After the product was purified it was found to have a mass of 3.317g. What is the empirical formula for the product? I know how to find a empirical formula, I just don't understand what

asked by Tatiana on October 29, 2009
94. ## Science/ Chemistry

When 0.422 g of phosphorus is burned, 0.967 g of a white oxide (a compound of phosphorus and oxygen) is obtained. a. Determine the empirical formula of the oxide. So for the empirical Formula I got P_2O_5 now it wants me to Write a balanced equation for

asked by James on September 22, 2013
95. ## chemistry

Combustion analysis of 1.0g of a compound containing carbon , hydrogen and oxygen gives 2.3 g of carbon dioxide and 0.93g of water . If The relative molecular mass is 58. Calculate The empirical and molecular formula

asked by hiedi on September 20, 2015
96. ## chemistry

iridium has two isotopes. with mass numbers 191 and 193, and its average relative atomic mass is 192.23.calculate the relative abundances of the two isotopes

asked by daanyaal on September 5, 2017
97. ## Chemistry

For Peroxyacyl nitrate (PAN) A compound of C,H,N,O Determine the empirical formula from the percent composition by mass: 19.8% C, 2.50% H, 11.6% N What is its molecular formula given that its molar mass is about 120g?

asked by Amy~ on August 25, 2010
98. ## Chimstery

(white Powder) : 42.2% carbon, 6.4% Hydrogen, and 51.4% Oxygen Formula Mass = 342.2965 amu Molecular Formula: Empirical Formula: Identity?what does the drug do?

asked by Emily on June 2, 2018
99. ## Chemistry

What is the empirical formula of benzene, C6H6? I know how to find empirical formula; as long as you know the moles, you can find the ratio and thus the empirical formula. But the question provides nothing and I can only find the Mr? The answer from the

asked by Winnie on May 3, 2016
100. ## Chemistry

difference between relative atomic mass and relative molecular mass

asked by Kenry on March 18, 2018