Problem: Magnesium has three naturally occurring isotopes, 24Mg (isotopic mass = 23.9850 amu, abundance = 78.99%), 25Mg (isotopic mass = 24.9858 amu, abundance = 10.00%), and 26Mg (isotopic mass = 25.9826 amu, abundance = 11.01%). Calculate the atomic mass of magnesium.

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Magnesium has three naturally occurring isotopes, 24Mg (isotopic mass = 23.9850 amu, abundance = 78.99%), 25Mg (isotopic mass = 24.9858 amu, abundance = 10.00%), and 26Mg (isotopic mass = 25.9826 amu, abundance = 11.01%). Calculate the atomic mass of magnesium.

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