# How can I get the the Avogadro constant?

Hi!

How can I get the Avogadro constant http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avogadro... as unit in sage?

Thanks

Mebus

How can I get the the Avogadro constant?

Hi!

How can I get the Avogadro constant http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avogadro... as unit in sage?

Thanks

Mebus

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```
sage: units.amount_of_substance.mole
mole
```

See the units package doc for more info on how to use Sage units.

This is cool - however I spotted something strange: if I do "b=1 * units.amount_of_substance.mole", then "b.convert(units.amount_of_substance.elementary_entity" I get 6.02214179000000e23*elementary_entity while the official recommended value is 6.022141 2 9000000e23 (is it a typo somewhere?)

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This has been fixed by Trac #12373: http://trac.sagemath.org/sage_trac/ticket/12373

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Asked: ** 2012-01-26 20:24:00 +0200 **

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Last updated: **Jan 26 '12**

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