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Which statement is true about an empirical formula? A.) It is the true ratio of atoms in a formula unit. B.) It is the simplest ratio of atoms in a formula unit. C.) It represents the true molecular mass of a chemical formula. D.) It represents the highest ratio of coefficients in a chemical formula.

Ralph Lopez

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Jeremy Wood on March 25, 2018

The empirical formula can be obtained by taking the lowest ratio of the elements in the formula. when the empirical formula is multiplied by a whole number, the fomula that is now called a molecular formula. The answer to this problem is the B. B.) is the simplest ratio of atoms in a formula unit.


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