Problem: Dimethylnitrosamine, (CH3)2N2O, is a carcinogenic (cancer-causing) substance that may be formed in foods, beverages, or gastric juices from the reaction of nitrite ion (used as a food preservative) with other substances.f. What is the mass in grams of one molecule of dimethylnitrosamine?

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Dimethylnitrosamine, (CH3)2N2O, is a carcinogenic (cancer-causing) substance that may be formed in foods, beverages, or gastric juices from the reaction of nitrite ion (used as a food preservative) with other substances.

f. What is the mass in grams of one molecule of dimethylnitrosamine?

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