Consider the combustion reaction for octane (C8H18),(C8H18), which is a primary component of gasoline. 2C8H18+25O2⟶16CO2+18H2O2C8H18+25O2⟶16CO2+18H2O How many moles of CO2CO2 are emitted into the atmosphere when 26.1 g C8H1826.1 g C8H18 is burned?CO2CO2 emitted:

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Consider the combustion reaction for octane (C8H18),(C8H18), which is a primary component of gasoline.

 

2C8H18+25O2⟶16CO2+18H2O2C8H18+25O2⟶16CO2+18H2O

 

How many moles of CO2CO2 are emitted into the atmosphere when 26.1 g C8H1826.1 g C8H18 is burned?

CO2CO2 emitted:
 
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Moles of octane can be calcu...

26.1g
Moles of octane
= 0.229 mol
114g mol
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26.1g Moles of octane = 0.229 mol 114g mol

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