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Determine if the results consistent with the law of definite proportions
Two samples of carbon tetrachloride were decomposed into their constituent elements. One sample produced 38.9 g of carbon and 451 g of chlorine, and the other sample produced 14.8 g of carbon and 141 g of chlorine.
Are these results consistent with the law of definite proportions?
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