Question

Liquid hexane

CH3CH24CH3

reacts with gaseous oxygen gas

O2

to produce gaseous carbon dioxide

CO2

and gaseous water

H2O

. If

1.76g

of water is produced from the reaction of

1.72g

of hexane and

11.7g

of oxygen gas, calculate the percent yield of water.

Be sure your answer has the correct number of significant digits in it.

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