Re: Avogadro's number



Geode wrote:

I have always been puzzled how they reasoned the number of molecules
in a mol.
But I have never find a clear process to state this number.
Does anyone had read about it?
Geode
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Depends on the mole. Any unit of mass is good - gram, kilogram,
ounce, pound, ton - to get a consistent system. 12 grams of C-12 is
Avogadro's Number of carbon atoms. South of the border, Avocado's
Number will get you a guacamole.

And you deserved it.

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