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# How many atoms are there in a molecule of sugar with the formula C6 H12 O6?

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1 molecule of sugar has 6 moles carbon, 12 moles hydrogen, and 6 moles oxygen. 24moles*6.022*1023 atoms/mole= 1.45 *1025 atoms

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The chemical formula of table sugar is C12H22O11; this molecule contain 45 atoms.

That depends on what kind of sugar you're talking about. Table sugar, or sucrose, has the formula C12H22O11. One molecule of sucrose has 22 hydrogen atoms. Blood sugar, or glucose, has the formula C6H12O6. One molecule of glucose has 12 hydrogen atoms. Other types of sugar have different formulas. If you know the chemical formula, look at the subscript to the right of the H to see how many hydrogen atoms are in one molecule of sugar.

The formula for sucrose (common sugar) is C12H22O11 , there are 11 oxygen atoms

The chemical formula of table sugar (sucrose in English language) is:C12H22O11; consequently the sugar molecule contain 12 atoms of carbon, 22 atoms of hydrogen and 11 atoms of oxygen.

The term "sugar" can refer to many different molecules.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Simple sugars have the formula Cn(H2O)n .To be able to answer your question you need to know at least how many carbon, hydrogen, or oxygen atoms are in your sugar molecule or the name of the sugar molecule. So, if you had 6 carbon atoms in your simple sugar you would have the formula C6H12O6.Note that this is the the molecular formula for Glucose & Fructose, where the two sugars have different structures (Glucose is a aldohexose, and Fructose is a ketohexose).------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------The simplest sugar is Glucose and this has the chemical formula C6H12O6It is thus made of6 Carbon atoms12 Hydrogen atoms6 Oxygen atomsMaking a total of 12 atoms.

If there are 2 moles of sugar. and 12 atoms of carbon per sugar molecule then there will be 24 moles of carbon atoms.

135. The empirical formula for sucrose (table sugar) is C12H22O11, for 45 atoms per sucrose molecule.

There are eleven oxygen atoms in a molecule of table sugar C12H22O11.

A Glucose molecule contains 12 Hydrogens, and it's formula is as follows C6H12O6.

The formula unit -NaCl - (not a molecule) contain two atoms.

Two atoms in the formula unit (not molecule): Na and Cl.

A chemical formula is the representation of a molecule of a chemical compound; all the atoms from the molecule of this compound need to be represented in the formula.

There are 22 atoms of hydrogen in each molecule of table sugar C12H22O11.

If you're asking for the number of atoms, it would be 45. Chemical Formula: C12H22O11

The formula unit -NaCl - (not a molecule) contain two atoms.

There are 11 oxygen atoms in a molecule of table sugar.

there are 9 atoms in a molecule of ethanol,its molecular formula is CH3-CH2-OH

A molecule of hydrogen has two atoms of hydrogen covalently bonded with the formula H2.

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