The compound with the empirical formula C 3 H 6 O is to be stated. Concept introduction: The empirical formula of any chemical compound is shortest positive integer ratio of the atoms that are present in the compound. The empirical formula does not tell about the structure or the arrangement of atoms in the compound. The arrangement of the molecules is depicted by the structural formula of the compound.

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Principles of Instrumental Analysis

7th Edition
Douglas A. Skoog + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305577213

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Chapter 17, Problem 17.2QAP
Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The compound with the empirical formula C3H6O is to be stated.

Concept introduction:

The empirical formula of any chemical compound is shortest positive integer ratio of the atoms that are present in the compound. The empirical formula does not tell about the structure or the arrangement of atoms in the compound.

The arrangement of the molecules is depicted by the structural formula of the compound.

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