Problem: Bauxite, the principal ore used in the production of aluminum, has a molecular formula of Al2O3 • 2H2O.a. What is the molar mass of bauxite?

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Bauxite, the principal ore used in the production of aluminum, has a molecular formula of Al2O3 • 2H2O.

a. What is the molar mass of bauxite?

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