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## Homework Statement

This the calculation of AMU. I don't understand the calculation. The calculation is below:

¹²C₆ = 6.023 X 10²³

12 X 10⁻3 / Avogadro number = 1.99264654 X 10⁻²⁶

Why 12 X 10⁻3 it should be only 12 / Avogadro number

I am confused. Please simplify it.

## Homework Equations

This the calculation of AMU. I don't understand the calculation. The calculation is below:

¹²C₆ = 6.023 X 10²³

12 X 10⁻3 / Avogadro number = 1.99264654 X 10⁻²⁶

Why 12 X 10⁻3 it should be only 12 / Avogadro number

## The Attempt at a Solution

¹²C₆ = 6.023 X 10²³

12 / Avogadro number = 1.99264654 X 10⁻²⁶ g