For this problem, we’re being asked to determine the number of carbon atoms found in 2.5 mol, CO2. The flow for this problem will be like this:
Moles of CO2 (mole-to-mole comparison) → Moles of atoms (Avogadro’s number) → Number of Atoms
How many atoms are in 2.50 moles of CO2
a. 4.52x1024 atoms
b. 1.52x1024 atoms
c. 5.02x1024 atoms
d. 3.01x1024 atoms
e. 7.53x1024 atoms
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