Problem: 0.400 mole of sucrose, C12H22O11, contains ___ C atoms.A) 12B) 6.02 x 1023C) 5.02 x 1023D) 2.89 x 1024E) 4.80

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We’re being asked to determine how many C atoms are in 0.400 moles of sucrose, C12H22O11.


We can calculate the number of C atoms using the following steps:

moles sucrose (mole-to-mole comparison) → moles sucrose (Avogadro’s number) → C atoms


Calculate the number of C atoms.

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0.400 mole of sucrose, C12H22O11, contains ___ C atoms.

A) 12

B) 6.02 x 1023

C) 5.02 x 1023

D) 2.89 x 1024

E) 4.80

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