Problem: Combustion analysis of naphthalene, a hydrocarbon used in mothballs, produced 8.80 g CO2 and 1.44 g H2O. Calculate the empirical formula for naphthalene.

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Combustion analysis of naphthalene, a hydrocarbon used in mothballs, produced 8.80 g CO2 and 1.44 g H2O. Calculate the empirical formula for naphthalene.

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