Problem 39P

Complete the table.

Formula |
Number of C2H3O2− Units |
Number of Carbon Atoms |
Number of Hydrogen Atoms |
Number of Oxygen Atoms |
Number of Metal Atoms |

Mg(C2H3O2)2 |
_________ |
_________ |
_________ |
_________ |
_________ |

NaC2H3O2 |
_________ |
_________ |
_________ |
_________ |
_________ |

Cr2(C2H3O2)4 |
_________ |
_________ |
_________ |
_________ |
_________ |

Solution 39P

Here, we are going to complete the given table.

Step 1:

In a chemical formula, the numerical subscripts denote the number of the corresponding atoms.Therefore, the complete table with the numbers of corresponding atoms and groups is: