For this problem, we’re being asked to determine how many Hg atoms are present in 2.28 g Hg.
The flow for this problem will be like this:
Mass of Hg (molar mass of Hg) → Moles of Hg (Avogadro’s number) → Atoms of Hg
How many atoms are there in each of the following substances?
2.28 g Hg
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