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An atomic mass unit is defined as precisely ___ the mass of one atom of carbon-12 isotope.


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15th

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110th

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C

112th

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114th

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The correct option is C

112th


An atomic mass unit is defined as precisely 112th the mass of one atom of carbon-12 isotope.

This is the universally accepted as atomic mass unit or amu.


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