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A package of M&M candies contains 50 pieces. What fraction of a mole is this? Express in both normal and scientific notation.

A package of 50 m&m candies cost 50 cents. How much would a mole of m&m's cost in dollars? Given the annual budget of the US is 2 trillion dollars, how many years would it take the US to pay for a mole of m&m candies?

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1 mole= 6.023E+23 or 6.023 x 10^23 particles

A package of M&M candies contain 50 pieces
Expressed as a fraction of a mole it is equal to
50/(6.023 x ...

Solution Summary

The solution calculates the number of moles for a package of M&M candies.

$2.19