Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Base Peak in a Mass Spectrum

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Which of the following statements best describes the base peak in a mass spectrum?

    a. The peak from the most stable radical.
    b. The peak from the species that has the isotope with the highest atomic number.
    c. The peak of highest intensity.
    d. The peak from the molecule minus an electron.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 1:01 am ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    A mass spectrum will usually be presented as a vertical bar graph, in which each bar ...

    Solution Summary

    Provides solution and explanation for answer.