Problem: The following diagram represents the collection of elements formed by a decomposition reaction.If the blue spheres represent N atoms and the red ones represent O atoms, what was the empirical formula of the original compound?

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6 O2 and 3 N2 molecules.


The following diagram represents the collection of elements formed by a decomposition reaction.

If the blue spheres represent N atoms and the red ones represent O atoms, what was the empirical formula of the original compound?

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