#### Molar Mass, Molecular Weight and Elemental Composition Calculator

Molar mass of Ca(OH)2 is 74.0927 g/mol
Compound name is calcium hydroxide

Convert between Ca(OH)2 weight and moles
CompoundMolesWeight, g
Ca(OH)2

Elemental composition of Ca(OH)2
ElementSymbolAtomic weightAtomsMass percent
CalciumCa40.078154.0917
OxygenO15.9994243.1875
HydrogenH1.0079422.7208

Mass percent compositionAtomic percent composition

Sample reactions for Ca(OH)2
EquationReaction type
Ca(OH)2 + H3PO4 = Ca3(PO4)2 + H2Odouble replacement
HCl + Ca(OH)2 = CaCl2 + H2Odouble replacement
Al2(SO4)3 + Ca(OH)2 = Al(OH)3 + CaSO4double replacement
Ca(OH)2 + HNO3 = Ca(NO3)2 + H2Odouble replacement
Ca(OH)2 + H2SO4 = CaSO4 + H2Odouble replacement

Formula in Hill system is CaH2O2

### Computing molar mass (molar weight)

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• Any chemical element. Capitalize the first letter in chemical symbol and use lower case for the remaining letters: Ca, Fe, Mg, Mn, S, O, H, C, N, Na, K, Cl, Al.
• Functional groups: D, Ph, Me, Et, Bu, AcAc, For, Ts, Tos, Bz, TMS, tBu, Bzl, Bn, Dmg
• parantesis () or brackets [].
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Examples of molar mass computations: NaCl, Ca(OH)2, K4[Fe(CN)6], CuSO4*5H2O, water, nitric acid, potassium permanganate, ethanol, fructose.

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### Computing molecular weight (molecular mass)

To calculate molecular weight of a chemical compound enter it's formula, specify its isotope mass number after each element in square brackets.
Examples of molecular weight computations: CO2, SO2.

### Definitions of molecular mass, molecular weight, molar mass and molar weight

• Molecular mass (molecular weight) is the mass of one molecule of a substance and is expressed in the unified atomic mass units (u). (1 u is equal to 1/12 the mass of one atom of carbon-12)
• Molar mass (molar weight) is the mass of one mole of a substance and is expressed in g/mol.
Weights of atoms and isotopes are from NIST article.

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