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Homework Help: One mole of Lead contains how many atoms

  1. Sep 12, 2011 #1
    How many atoms are in one mole of the element Lead(Pb)

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  3. Sep 12, 2011 #2

    Integral

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    What does it mean to have a mole of something?
     
  4. Sep 13, 2011 #3
    I believe it means to have one molecule of a specific element. correct me if i am wrong
     
  5. Sep 13, 2011 #4

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    You're wrong. Look up the definition of a mole.
     
  6. Sep 13, 2011 #5
    a mole is similar to the term dozen, were as if I have one dozen eggs I have 12 eggs in all; where the atom is like the egg. so thus if I have x=mole and i desire to find the atoms i will take x(6.022*10^23)=atoms. correct?
     
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