Determine the molecular formula of zinc sulfide and determine the ratio of Zn and S using the provided mass of zinc sulfide and Zn via the Law of Definite proportions
The rules for naming binary ionic compounds are as follows:
1. The metal keeps its name and is named and written first.
– For transition metals, we use Roman numerals to denote its charge.
If 200.0 g of zinc sulfide contains 134.2 g of zinc, how many grams of sulfur can be obtained from 1.18 kg of zinc sulfide?
a. 388 g S
b. 79.2 g S
c. 158.4 g S
d. 196 g S
e. 792 g S
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