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Empirical formula is a chemical formula indicating the relative no. of atoms in the simplest ratio and Molecular formula indicates the actual no. of constituent atoms in a molecule.

Example : Molecular formula of sugar = C6H12O6 and

                 Its Empirical Formula = CH6O

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EMPIRICAL FORMULA is the formula of a compound which shows the simplest whole number ratio between the atoms of the elements of a compound
MOLECULAR FORMULA is the chemical formula which represents the actual number of atoms of each of the element present in the compound

molecular formula of benzene is  C6H6
empirical formula of benzene is  CH
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