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Oxygen atoms

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

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution

    There are 2 oxygen atoms in one molecule of oxygen gas. There is 6.02x1023 oxygen atoms in one mole of oxygen gas.

    Am I correct or way off?
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  3. Nov 20, 2015 #2


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    Not way way off numerically. Conceptually missing an essential so would get 0 points. See your answer on hydrogen. See your textbook.
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