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Glucose: Molecular Formula

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Glucose is a carbohydrate and its empirical formula is $C{ H }_{ 2 }O$. Its molecular mass is found to be $180\space g/mol$.

Which of the following is its molecular formula?

A

$C{ H }_{ 2 }O$

B

${ C }_{ 6 }{ H }_{ 12 }{ O }_{ 6 }$

C

${ C }_{ 12 }{ H }_{ 24 }{ O }_{ 12 }$

D

${ C }_{ 6 }{ D }_{ 12 }{ O }_{ 6 }$