# Cryolite, Na, AIF,(s), an ore used in the production of aluminum, can be synthesized using aluminum oxide.Balance the equation for the synthesis of cryolite.equation: Al,0,(s) + NaOH(1) + HF(g) → Na,AlF, + H,0(g)If 15.6 kg of Al,0,(s), 57.4 kg of NaOH(1), and 57.4 kg of HF(g) react completely, how many kilograms of cryolite willbe produced?kg Naz AIF6mass of cryolite produced:Which reactants will be in excess?HFNaOHO Al,O3What is the total mass of the excess reactants left over after the reaction is complete?total mass of excess reactants:kg

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Step 1

The balanced chemical reaction is as follows,

Step 2

Next, the given grams of reactant are converted into moles using mass and moles conversion.

Step 3

Observing the balanced chemical equation clearly shows that 1 mole of Al2O3 requires 6 moles of NaOH and 12 moles of HF. Therefore, 152.9 moles of Al2O3 requires 917.4 NaOH and 1834.8 HF moles. Hence, the limtin...

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