Chapter 10: The Mole
... 1811, determined the volume of 1 mol of a gas. In this book, Avogadro’s
number is rounded to three significant figures, 6.02 × 10 23.
To count extremely small particles, such as atoms, Avogadro’s number must be an enormous quantity. As you might imagine, Avogadro’s
number would not be convenient for ...