We are asked to calculate the concentration of 0.10% glucose in human blood in ppm.
When transforming one unit to another, recall the conversion factors and/or constants that will be used in the calculation.
0.10% glucose → ppm glucose
Recall the formula for mass %:
Recall also that:
Glucose makes up about 0.10% by mass of human blood.
Calculate this concentration in ppm.
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