# Solution: Which of the following statements is  false concerning the f...

###### Question

Which of the following statements is  false concerning the formula of a compound?

a) The molecular formula and empirical formula can be identical.

b) The molecular formula is the true ratio of atoms in a compound.

c) The number of atoms in a molecular formula is always greater than the number of atoms in an empirical formula.

d) The empirical formula is the simplest whole numbered ratio of atoms in a compound.