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Hi guys ! can you help me to solve this ! tnx !

  1. Sep 15, 2010 #1
    A simple of an unknown with plants decomposition of the sample produces 0.09. 48 G of C , 0.1264 g of O and 0.0158 g of H . What is the % composition of the compound ?
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  3. Sep 18, 2010 #2


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    Looks to me like there is not enough information - are you told whether the original substance contains oxygen, or not?
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