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An antacid tablet weighing 0.853g contained calcium carbonate as the active ingredient, in addition to an inert binder. When 56.519g of an acid solution was added to the tablet, carbon dioxide was released, producing bubbles. The solution weighed 57.152g. How many grams of carbon dioxide were produced?

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A balanced equation for the above reaction can be written as,

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Са(ОН), + со, Саcо, + Hо

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According to the law of conservation of mass, the mass of reactants and mas...

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=Mass of CO, + Mass of solution =Mass of CO +57.152 g Mass of tablet Mass of acid 0.853 g 56.519 g Rearrange the above equation, Mass of CO2 0.853 g+ 56.519 g -57.152 g 0.22 g

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