The percent by mass of each element in the formula of the aspirin is to be stated. Concept Introduction: The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each 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 % .

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Chapter 8, Problem 132CP
Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The percent by mass of each element in the formula of the aspirin is to be stated.

Concept Introduction:

The mass percent composition shows the relative amount of each element present in the compound.

The mass percent of any element in the given compound is calculated by the formula,

%Mass=MassofelementinonemoleofthecompoundMolarmassofthecompound×100%.

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