Given combustion data, how would we find the empirical formula of #C_7H_5N_3O_6#?
And you were given the elemental composition that IGNORED the oxygen atoms, and got the number of hydrogen atoms wrong.
TNT is used as an explosive because of its ease of manufacture, and its resistance to detonation under standard conditions. Of course, when properly primed, and detonated, it is a highly potent explosive.
Note that when microanalysis is performed upon an organic sample, we measure