What is the difference between atomic mass and molecular mass?
 

Asked by rajnisinha93 | 4th Nov, 2014, 01:19: PM

Expert Answer:

 Atomic Mass : It 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.
 
Molecular Mass: Molecular mass of an element or compound is the  number that represents how many times one molecule of the substance is heavier than 1/12 of the mass of an atom of carbon -12.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Answered by Vaibhav Chavan | 4th Nov, 2014, 06:18: PM