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## How do you find the molar mass of a hydrate?

The molar mass of the hydrate is the molar mass of the CoCl2 plus the mass of water. Calculate the percent by mass of water by dividing the mass of H2O in 1 mole of the hydrate by the molar mass of the hydrate and multiplying by 100%.

## How do you find molar mass from coefficients?

To calculate M, multiply the molar mass of each element (atomic weight in g/mol) by its subscript and add the results. The only time you would use a coefficient when calculating molar mass is when the substance is a hydrate, such as copper(II) sulfate pentahydrate (CuSO4·5H2O).

## What is the formula of the hydrate?

A hydrate is a salt bonded with water (H2O) and has a formula saltx H2O where x is the number of water molecules attached to each salt molecule. An example of a hydrate is CaSO33H20, or calcium sulfate trihydrate, and it is written this way because the water molecules are not actually part of the formula.

## What is the molar mass of 2 moles of water?

For water, the molar mass is 18.02g/mol.

## Do you include hydrates in molar mass?

When determining the formula mass for a hydrate, the waters of hydration must be included. Divide the mass of water in one mole of the hydrate by the molar mass of the hydrate and multiply this fraction by 100.

## How do you find the formula of a hydrate?

Here are the steps to finding the formula of a hydrate:

- Determine the mass of the water that has left the compound.
- Convert the mass of water to moles.
- Convert the mass of anhydrate that is left over to moles.
- Find the water-to-anhydrate mole ratio.
- Use the mole ratio to write the formula.

## How to calculate the mass of water in a hydrate?

2) The mass of water in one mole of the hydrate is: 322.1 g − 142.041 g = 180.059 g 3) Determine moles of water: 180.059 g / 18.0 g/mol = 10 mol 4) Write the formula: Na2SO4·10H2O Example #6:4.92 g of hydrated magnesium sulphate crystals (MgSO4⋅nH2O) gave 2.40 g of anhydrous magnesium sulfate on heating to a constant mass.

## How to calculate moles of anhydrous salt in grams?

First determine mass H2O, next calculate moles H2O, then calculate moles of anhydrous salt Mass of H2O = Mass hydrate – Mass anhydrous salt = 3.255g – 1.776 g = 1.479 grams H2O Molar mass of H2O = [ 2 H atoms x 1.008 ] + [ 1 oxygen atom x 16.00 ]

## What is the mass of Na2CO3 hydrate before heating?

Example #2: A hydrate of Na2CO3 has a mass of 4.31 g before heating. After heating, the mass of the anhydrous compound is found to be 3.22 g.

## What is the molar mass of CoCl2*6H2O?

Molar mass of CoCl2*6H2O is 237.9309 g/mol. Formula in Hill system is Cl2CoH12O6. Elemental composition of CoCl2*6H2O: