# What is the percent composition of phosphorus in ammonium phosphate? a. 63.2% b. 36.4% c. 28.2%...

## Question:

What is the percent composition of phosphorus in ammonium phosphate?

a. 63.2%

b. 36.4%

c. 28.2%

d. 20.8%

## Percent Composition:

One only needs or required two values (like the mass of element and the compound) for determining the percent composition of any element present in the given whole compound.

## Answer and Explanation: 1

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View this answerThe molar mass of ammonium phosphate is 149.09 g/mol.

The molar mass of phosphorus is 30.97 g/mol.

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