Problem: A chemist decomposes samples of several compounds; the masses of their constituent elements are shown below. Calculate the empirical formula for each compound. c. 2.128 g Be, 7.557 g S, 15.107 g O

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A chemist decomposes samples of several compounds; the masses of their constituent elements are shown below. Calculate the empirical formula for each compound. 

c. 2.128 g Be, 7.557 g S, 15.107 g O

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