Percentage Composition and Empirical Formula

What is the mass of a compound made up of?
The masses of all its elements added together
1 of 5
What is the empirical formula?
The simplest whole number ratio of each type of atom in a compound
2 of 5
The empirical formula of a compound can be calculated from either...
The percentage composition of the compound by mass OR the mass of each element in the compound
3 of 5
estjn
gdhn
4 of 5
rsjh
rsgj
5 of 5

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

What is the empirical formula?

Back

The simplest whole number ratio of each type of atom in a compound

Card 3

Front

The empirical formula of a compound can be calculated from either...

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

estjn

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

rsjh

Back

Preview of the front of card 5

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Chemistry resources:

See all Chemistry resources »See all Calculations, moles and yield resources »