Finding the Formula of Magnesium Oxide

For this formula for magnesium oxide worksheet, students perform an oxidation reaction between magnesium and the oxygen in the air to produce magnesium oxide. Using the known masses of the magnesium and the end product, students find the increase in mass to be the mass of oxygen. Students determine the formula for magnesium oxide using the masses of magnesium and oxygen.

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