3 Define the term atomic mass unit. How is it linked with 'relative atomic mass unit'?

Asked by rohan | 26th Nov, 2013, 05:11: PM

Expert Answer:

Atomic mass unit is defined as 1/12 the mass of carbon atom C-12.
 
Relative atomic mass of an element is the number of times one atom of the element is heavier than 1/12 times of the mass of an atom of carbon-12.

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 27th Nov, 2013, 12:51: PM

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