Problem: Determine the empirical formula of the following compound if a sample contains 5.28 g Sn and 3.37 g F.

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Step 1. mol of Sn and F

5.28 g Sn

5.28 g Sn×1 mol Sn118.71 g Sn=0.044 mol Sn

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Determine the empirical formula of the following compound if a sample contains 5.28 g Sn and 3.37 g F.

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