Problem: A 6.18 g sample of copper is contaminated with an additional 0.71 g of zinc. Suppose an atomic mass measurement was performed on this sample.What would be the measured atomic mass?

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Get the fractional abundance of each isotope and take the sum

AM of Cu is 63.55 amu

AM of Zn is 65.38

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A 6.18 g sample of copper is contaminated with an additional 0.71 g of zinc. Suppose an atomic mass measurement was performed on this sample.

What would be the measured atomic mass?

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