Asked Sep 25, 2019

11. Propane (C3H8) burns in oxygen to produce carbon dioxide gas and water vapor.
(a) Write a balanced equation for this reaction.
(b) Calculate the number of liters of carbon dioxide measured at STP that could be produced from 7.45 g of propane


Expert Answer

Step 1

Combustion reaction is a reaction in which an element reacts with oxygen to form carbon dioxide and water.

Step 2

a. The reaction of propane with oxygen results in the formation of carbon dioxide and water respectively. The corresponding chemical reaction is shown below:


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C,H()2(g)»co,(g) H20(1)

Step 3

To balance the above equation, the coefficient 5 is placed before , 3 before...


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c,H ()+50, (8)3Co, (g)+4H,0()


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