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Chapter 3, Problem 61E
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Why does Avogadro’s number have such an odd value? Why not pick a nice round number like 1.0   ×   10 24 ?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The reason behind the odd value of Avogadro’s number is to be explained.

Concept Introduction:

Avogadro’s number refers to 6.022×1023 units of the same type. It is the number of particles present in one mole of a substance. It has been discerned with reference to the number of atoms present in  12 g of carbon12.

Explanation of Solution

There is a practical reason behind the value of Avogadro’s number being odd. If it is defined as the number of atoms of carbon12 having a mass of &#

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