For this problem, we’re being asked to determine the number of silicon (Si) atoms found in 2.93 x 10 23 g Si. The flow for this problem will be like this:
Mass of Si (molar mass of Si)→ Moles of Si(Avogadro’s number)→ Atoms of Si
Calculate the number of atoms in a 2.93 x 10 23 g sample of silicon.
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