What is the molecular formula of the rocket fuel in the following case: Rocket fuel is know to contain carbon, hydrogen, and nitrogen, and have a molar mass of 60.1 g/mole. When 2.859g of fuel is...

What is the molecular formula of the rocket fuel in the following case:

Rocket fuel is know to contain carbon, hydrogen, and nitrogen, and have a molar mass of 60.1 g/mole. When 2.859g of fuel is burned, 4.19 g of carbon dioxide and 3.428g of water are produced.

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The rocket fuel is made up of carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen. The molar mass of the fuel is 60.1 g/mole.

Let the molecular formula of the fuel be C(a)N(b)H(c) and let us assume that the nitrogen is not oxidized when the fuel burns.

When 2.859 g of the fuel is burnt we have 4.19 g of carbon dioxide and 3.428 g of water...

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