Q: Is a formula a concise way of expressing information symbolically? ¶
A: Yes, as in a mathematical or chemical formula.
Q: Is a formula a drawing that shows the location of each atom? ¶
A: Yes, and which atoms it binds to.
Q: Is a formula not dimensionally homogeneous? ¶
A: Yes, and therefore erroneous, the falsehood becomes apparent in the impossibility to derive a formula with prescribed units.
Q: Is a formula often implicitly provided in the form of a computer instruction such as? ¶
Q: Is a formula a way of expressing information about the proportions of atoms that constitute a particular chemical compound? ¶
A: Yes, and using a single line of chemical element symbols, numbers, and sometimes other symbols, such as parentheses, brackets, and plus and minus signs.
Q: Is a formula an entity constructed using the symbols and formation rules of a given logical language? ¶