Problem: Determine the formula weights of each of the following compounds.Mg(OH)2, the active ingredient in milk of magnesia.

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Mg(OH)2:

Refer to the periodic table:

Mg:     24.305 g/mol x 1 = 24.305 g/mol

Problem Details

Determine the formula weights of each of the following compounds.

Mg(OH)2, the active ingredient in milk of magnesia.