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A compound has 40.68% carbon, 5.12% hydrogen, and 54.20% oxygen (by mass). Calculate its empirical formula.

A compound has 40.68% carbon, 5.12% hydrogen, and 54.20% oxygen (by mass). Calculate its empirical formula.  For credit, please show your work, that is, show all units, steps, set-ups, operations, work in a logical roadmap, etc. 

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