Introductory Chemistry (5th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 032191029X
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-029-5

Chapter 6 - Chemical Composition - Exercises - Questions: 13

Answer

They can be related by a whole number multiple.

Work Step by Step

The empirical formula is a whole number simplification of the molecular formula. Therefore, the molecular formula will always be a whole number multiple of the empirical formula. (Including 1)
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