[LON-CAPA-dev] Units for Avogadro's number
Guy Albertelli II
Fri, 9 Jan 2004 15:17:39 -0500 (EST)
> As I'm trying to set up a problem involving Avagodro's number calculation,
> the units for N might be molecules/mol, particles/mole, or something/mol.
> To have an answer where one is calculating the number of molecules, say, the
> "unit" of the answer would be molecules. Yet LON-CAPA doesn't accept that
> as a unit. Is there a way to append a string to a numerical answer?
There isn't a way for an instructor to create a new unit yet.
You can do
<startouttext /> The correct answer is 3 molecules<endouttext />
Which isn't exactly like having a unit but does require them to say
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