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Solution: Para-cresol is used as a disinfectant. A 0.3654 g sample of ...

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Para-cresol is used as a disinfectant. A 0.3654 g sample of this compound that contains only C, H, and O, gave 1.0420 g CO2 and 0.2437 g H2O in a combustion analysis. Its molecular mass is 108.1g/mol. What is its molecular formula?

 

a. C7H8O

b. C6H7O

c. C7H7O2

d. C6H7O2

e. C7H8O2