Problem: Calculate the mass percent composition of carbon in each the following carbon compounds.C2H6

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mass percent=mass elementtotal mass of compound×100


C2H6:

molar mass C = 12.01 g/mol

molar mass H = 1.01 g/mol


molar mass C2H6 = (12.01 g/mol x 2) + (1.01 g/mol x 6)

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Calculate the mass percent composition of carbon in each the following carbon compounds.

C2H6

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