Problem: Butane (C4H10) is a liquid fuel used in lighters. How many grams of carbon are in a lighter containing 7.05 mL of butane? (The density of liquid butane is 0.601 g/mL.)

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volume butane (density butane) → grams butane(molar mass butane) → mol butane(mole-to-mole ratio) → mol C(molar mass C)


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Butane (C4H10) is a liquid fuel used in lighters. How many grams of carbon are in a lighter containing 7.05 mL of butane? (The density of liquid butane is 0.601 g/mL.)

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