3. The synthesis of ammonia proceeds according to the reversible reaction A reacting mixture consisting of 85 moles N, /min and 230 moles H. min are fed to a reactor. In the process. 15% of the limiting reactant is converted to ammonia a) Draw the flow chart, identify known and unknowns and perform the degree of freedom analysis b) Using an atomic species balance determine the composition of the stream coming out of the reactor c) Using extent of reaction determine the composition of the stream coming out of the reactor.

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3. The synthesis of ammonia proceeds according to the
reversible reaction
A reacting mixture consisting of 85 moles N, /min and 230
moles H. min are fed to a reactor. In the process. 15% of the
limiting reactant is converted to ammonia
a) Draw the flow chart, identify known and unknowns and
perform the degree of freedom analysis
b) Using an atomic species balance determine the
composition of the stream coming out of the reactor
c) Using extent of reaction determine the composition of the
stream coming out of the reactor.

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3. The synthesis of ammonia proceeds according to the reversible reaction A reacting mixture consisting of 85 moles N, /min and 230 moles H. min are fed to a reactor. In the process. 15% of the limiting reactant is converted to ammonia a) Draw the flow chart, identify known and unknowns and perform the degree of freedom analysis b) Using an atomic species balance determine the composition of the stream coming out of the reactor c) Using extent of reaction determine the composition of the stream coming out of the reactor.

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