The question is the following: when diamond a pure form of carbon is burned in an oxygen atmosphere, each carbon atoms combines with two oxygen atoms. if a 2.000 g (10.00) carat diamond is burned in a close container with only 6.000 g of oxygen, how much will the containers contents weigh after the burning process?I want to know the math part how do i know what formula to use and how to apply it to get the answer.

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The question is the following: when diamond a pure form of carbon is burned in an oxygen atmosphere, each carbon atoms combines with two oxygen atoms. if a 2.000 g (10.00) carat diamond is burned in a close container with only 6.000 g of oxygen, how much will the containers contents weigh after the burning process?

I want to know the math part how do i know what formula to use and how to apply it to get the answer.

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