# (a) Interpretation: The percent by mass of the element that is mentioned first in the formula of the given compound is to be stated. Concept Introduction: The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each and every element present in the compound. The mass percent of any element in the given compound is calculated by the formula, % ​ Mass = Mass of element in one mole of the compound Molar mass of the compound × 100 % .

### Introductory Chemistry: A Foundati...

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Steven S. Zumdahl + 1 other
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### Introductory Chemistry: A Foundati...

9th Edition
Steven S. Zumdahl + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337399425

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Chapter 8, Problem 119AP
Interpretation Introduction

## (a)Interpretation:The percent by mass of the element that is mentioned first in the formula of the given compound is to be stated.Concept Introduction:The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each and every element present in the compound.The mass percent of any element in the given compound is calculated by the formula,%​ Mass=Mass of element in one mole of the compoundMolar mass of the compound×100%.

Interpretation Introduction

### (b)Interpretation:The percent by mass of the element that is mentioned first in the formula of the given compound is to be stated.Concept Introduction:The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each and every element present in the compound.The mass percent of any element in the given compound is calculated by the formula,%​ Mass=Mass of element in one mole of the compoundMolar mass of the compound×100%.

Interpretation Introduction

### (c)Interpretation:The percent by mass of the element that is mentioned first in the formula of the given compound is to be stated.Concept Introduction:The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each and every element present in the compound.The mass percent of any element in the given compound is calculated by the formula,%​ Mass=Mass of element in one mole of the compoundMolar mass of the compound×100%.

Interpretation Introduction

### (d)Interpretation:The percent by mass of the element that is mentioned first in the formula of the given compound is to be stated.Concept Introduction:The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each and every element present in the compound.The mass percent of any element in the given compound is calculated by the formula,%​ Mass=Mass of element in one mole of the compoundMolar mass of the compound×100%.

Interpretation Introduction

### (e)Interpretation:The percent by mass of the element that is mentioned first in the formula of the given compound is to be stated.Concept Introduction:The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each and every element present in the compound.The mass percent of any element in the given compound is calculated by the formula,%​ Mass=Mass of element in one mole of the compoundMolar mass of the compound×100%.

Interpretation Introduction

### (f)Interpretation:The percent by mass of the element that is mentioned first in the formula of the given compound is to be stated.Concept Introduction:The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each and every element present in the compound.The mass percent of any element in the given compound is calculated by the formula,%​ Mass=Mass of element in one mole of the compoundMolar mass of the compound×100%.

Interpretation Introduction

### (g)Interpretation:The percent by mass of the element that is mentioned first in the formula of the given compound is to be stated.Concept Introduction:The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each and every element present in the compound.The mass percent of any element in the given compound is calculated by the formula,%​ Mass=Mass of element in one mole of the compoundMolar mass of the compound×100%.

Interpretation Introduction

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