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Hydrogen Atoms and Moles

  1. Nov 20, 2015 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    How many hydrogen atoms are there in one mole of hydrogen molecules?

    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at a solution

    Is there 6.02x1023 hydrogen atoms in one mole?
    Is that correct?
     
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  3. Nov 20, 2015 #2

    phyzguy

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    Almost. A mole is just a number, like a dozen. What if I said, "How many shoes are there in a dozen pairs of shoes?" This question is like that. How many hydrogen atoms are in a hydrogen molecule?
     
  4. Nov 20, 2015 #3
    Would there be 2 atoms in one molecule?
     
  5. Nov 20, 2015 #4

    epenguin

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    Yes. Someone must have told you, it's impossible to guess.
     
  6. Nov 20, 2015 #5
    Haha.
     
  7. Nov 20, 2015 #6

    phyzguy

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    Yes. So how many hydrogen atoms are there in a mole of hydrogen molecules?
     
  8. Nov 20, 2015 #7
    Would that be 2 multiplied by Avogadro's constant?
     
  9. Nov 21, 2015 #8

    Borek

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    Yes.
     
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