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    Moles of Aluminum, Sulfur and Oxygen Atoms

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    Calculate the number of moles of aluminum, sulfur, and oxygen atoms in 8.00 of aluminum sulfate, .
    Express the number of moles of Al, S, O, and atoms numerically, separated by commas.

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    Calculate the number of moles of aluminum, sulfur, and oxygen atoms in 8.00 of aluminum sulfate, .
    Express the number of moles of Al, S, O, and atoms numerically, separated by commas.

    Formula of Aluminum sulfate is Al2(SO4)3 and molar mass = 342 g/mol.

    Note: Unit for amount of Aluminum sulfate is not specified.

    Assuming 8.00 moles Aluminum sulfate is given:
    8.00 moles Al2(SO4)3 x 2 moles Al / mole Al2(SO4)3 = 16 moles Al
    8.00 moles Al2(SO4)3 x 3 moles S / mole Al2(SO4)3 = 24 moles S
    8.00 moles Al2(SO4)3 x 12 moles O / mole Al2(SO4)3 = 96 moles O
    Answer for number of moles of Al, S, O: 16, 24, 96

    Assuming 8.00 grams Aluminum ...

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    The expert calculates the number of moles of aluminum, sulfur and oxygen atoms in aluminum sulfate.

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