How do you calculate the molar mass of pentanol, #CH_3(CH_2)_3CH_2OH#?

1 Answer
Oct 31, 2016

Answer:

There are 5 carbons, and 12 hydrogens, and 1 oxygen. Approx. #100*g*mol^-1#

Explanation:

So I sum the weighted atomic masses:

#(5xx12.011(C)+12xx1.00794(H)+15.999(O))*g*mol^-1=??*g*mol^-1#