The empirical formula and molecular formula of compound should be calculated. Concept Introduction: Empirical formula of a compound is formula for proportions of element present in that compound. The actual number and arrangement of atoms of elements are not defined by empirical formula; molecular formula defines the arrangement and actual number of atoms.

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Chapter 8.9, Problem 8.11SC
Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The empirical formula and molecular formula of compound should be calculated.

Concept Introduction:

Empirical formula of a compound is formula for proportions of element present in that compound. The actual number and arrangement of atoms of elements are not defined by empirical formula; molecular formula defines the arrangement and actual number of atoms.

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