Consider the combustion of an alcohol:C3H8O(l) + O2(g) → CO2(g) + H2O(g)a. Balance the chemical equationb. How many moles of CO2 can be formed from 3.68moles of the alcohol?c. How many moles of O2 are required to react with 0.931moles of the alcohol?d. What is the maximum number of moles of CO2 that can be formed from a mixture of 1.81moles of the alcohol and 7.43moles of O2

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Consider the combustion of an alcohol:
C3H8O(l) + O2(g) → CO2(g) + H2O(g)
a. Balance the chemical equation
b. How many moles of CO2 can be formed from 3.68moles of the alcohol?
c. How many moles of O2 are required to react with 0.931moles of the alcohol?
d. What is the maximum number of moles of CO2 that can be formed from a mixture of 1.81moles
of the alcohol and 7.43moles of O2

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Balanced chemical reaction is given by:

2C3H30()902(g) 6C02 (g)8H20(g)
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2C3H30()902(g) 6C02 (g)8H20(g)

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Calculation for moles of CO2:

2 mole of propanol -> 6 moles of CO2
3.68 moles of propanol - x moles of CO2
3.68 moles of propanol x 6 moles of CO2
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2 moles of propanol
x 11.04 moles of CO2
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2 mole of propanol -> 6 moles of CO2 3.68 moles of propanol - x moles of CO2 3.68 moles of propanol x 6 moles of CO2 X 2 moles of propanol x 11.04 moles of CO2

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Step 3

Calculation for moles of O2 required to wi...

2 mole of propanol -»9 moles of 02
0.931 moles of propanol -> xmoles of 02
0.931 moles of propanol x 9 moles of 02
х
2 moles of propanol
X 4.1895 moles of 02
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2 mole of propanol -»9 moles of 02 0.931 moles of propanol -> xmoles of 02 0.931 moles of propanol x 9 moles of 02 х 2 moles of propanol X 4.1895 moles of 02

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