# What is the mass of solute dissolved in 10.0 g of a 5.00% sugar solution?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 18, 2016

0.5 gm

#### Explanation:

Since 5 % means 5 gm sugar is in 100 gm

or 100 gm sugar solution contains 5 gm of sugar

so 10 gm of solution will have **0.5 gm of sugar solute**.