By the end of this unit students will be able to:

  • Write a mole statement for an atom, molecule, or ionic compound.
  • Define percent composition. 
  • Distinguish between an empirical and molecular formula of a compound. 
  • Calculate the formula mass of any ionic or covalent compound.
  • Solve for percent composition for each element in any ionic or covalent compound.
  • Determine the empirical and molecular formula of a compound.

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