how many moles of iron can be made from 16 moles of carbon monoxide

Asked by subhampanda1802 | 20th May, 2018, 08:43: PM

Expert Answer:

The reaction proceeds,
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F r o m space a b o v e space b a l a n c e d space e q u a t i o n space i t space i s space c l e a r space t h a t space 2 space m o l e s space o f space F e space i s space p r o d u c e d space w h e n space 3 space m o l e s space o f space C O space r e a c t s

H e n c e space 16 space m o l e s space o f space C O space c a n space p r o d u c e space 2 over 3 space cross times 16 space equals space 10.67 space m o l e s

Answered by Ramandeep | 21st May, 2018, 10:23: AM