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14th of March 2017
Chemistry
Q:

how nitrogens and hydrogens simplest ratio is 14:3

Tomy Thomas - CBSE - Class IX

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 13:17:PM

A:

The chemical formula of ammonia is NH3.

That means ammonia contains one nitrogen atom and three hydrogen atoms.

Hence, the mass of nitrogen is 14 and the mass of three hydrogen atoms is 3.

So the ratio of nitrogen to hydrogen in ammonia is 14:3.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 17:11:PM