Problem: A 1.28 g sample of copper is heated with sulfur to produce 1.6 g copper sulfide. Calculate the mass percentages of copper and sulfur in the compound.

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A 1.28 g sample of copper is heated with sulfur to produce 1.6 g copper sulfide. Calculate the mass percentages of copper and sulfur in the compound.

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