what do you mean by the term chemical formula


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What is meant by the term chemical formula

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Chemical formula

  • The representation of substance with is its symbol is called a chemical formula.
  • Apart from symbols, the chemical formula is composed of the following factors:
  1. Numbers
  2. Brackets
  3. Parenthesis
  4. Signs
  5. Superscript
  6. Subscript etc.
  • It doesn't possess any words in it. Chemical formulas are used to represent chemical substances most easily.
  • These formula plays a vital role to denote the chemical reaction occurring between reactants.

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