Carbon reacts with chlorine to form Ccl_4 (carbon tetra chloride). 36 gram of carbon was mixed with 142 gram of cl_2(chlorin). Calculate mass of carbon tetra chloride produced and the remaining mass of reactant.

Asked by Manoj | 8th Jul, 2013, 08:49: PM

Expert Answer:

C      +    2Cl2           ?     CCl4
12 g          142 g               154 g.
since 36 g of C was taken, the amout remaining is  36 - 12   =  24 g 

Answered by  | 13th Jul, 2013, 01:17: AM

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