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Problem: Compared to the mass of a hydrogen atom, the mass of an oxygen atom isA) 8 times as great.B) 12 times as great.C) 16 times as great.D) appreciably more than 16 times as great.

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Atomic mass is the mass of a single atom approximately equal to the mass number of the atom. 


Gather the atomic mass of hydrogen and oxygen from the periodic table


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Compared to the mass of a hydrogen atom, the mass of an oxygen atom is

A) 8 times as great.

B) 12 times as great.

C) 16 times as great.

D) appreciably more than 16 times as great.

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