# Gaseous butane CH3CH22CH3 will react with gaseous oxygen O2 to produce gaseous carbon dioxide CO2 and gaseous water H2O. Suppose 4.65 g of butane is mixed with 25. g of oxygen. Calculate the maximum mass of carbon dioxide that could be produced by the chemical reaction. Be sure your answer has the correct number of significant digits.

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Gaseous butane

CH3CH22CH3

will react with gaseous oxygen

O2

to produce gaseous carbon dioxide

CO2

and gaseous water

H2O

. Suppose 4.65 g of butane is mixed with 25. g of oxygen. Calculate the maximum mass of carbon dioxide that could be produced by the chemical reaction. Be sure your answer has the correct number of significant digits.

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Step 1

Given,
4.65 g of butane mixed with 25.0 g of oxygen.

Step 2

The required O2 is 0.52 mole, but according to the given reaction moles of oxygen is 0.7813 moles. Therefore but...

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