Problem: A raindrop has a mass of 50. mg and the Pacific Ocean has a mass of 7.08 X 1020 kg. Use this information to answer the questions below. Be sure your answers have the correct number of significant digits.What is the mass of 1 mole of raindrops? Round your answer to 2 significant digits. How many moles of raindrops are in the Pacific Ocean? Round your answer to 2 significant digits.

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In this problem, we are asked to determine the mass of 1 mole of raindrops and the number of moles of raindrops are in the Pacific ocean.


Let us assume that the raindrops are made up of H2O.

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A raindrop has a mass of 50. mg and the Pacific Ocean has a mass of 7.08 X 1020 kg. Use this information to answer the questions below. Be sure your answers have the correct number of significant digits.

What is the mass of 1 mole of raindrops? Round your answer to 2 significant digits. 

How many moles of raindrops are in the Pacific Ocean? Round your answer to 2 significant digits.

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