​what is the empirical formula of the compound?

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an organic compound is made of 38.68% C, 9.76% H and 51.56% O by mass. (molar masses of C are 12.01 g/mol, H are 1.01 g/mol, and O are 16.00 g/mol

Sep 25th, 2015

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38.68%/12.01 g/mol = 3.221

9.76%/1.01 g/mol = 9.663

51.56%/16.00 g/mol = 3.2225

C:H:O = 1:3:1

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Sep 25th, 2015

if the molar mass of that compund is 62.08 g/mol then whats the molecular formula for the compound?

Sep 25th, 2015

Is the mass of that compond is really 62.08? Do you have answer choices?

Sep 25th, 2015

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