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Publisher: Cengage Learning
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John C. Kotz + 3 others
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ISBN: 9781133949640
Chapter 20.6, Problem 1Q
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A large coal Tired plant can burn 10,000 tons of coal a day. We will make the assumption for this problem that the coal is pure carbon, so this is about 9.1 × 109 g of carbon. What mass of CO2 will be generated?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation: The mass of the Carbon dioxide is generated should be determined.

Concept introduction:

Given:

A large coal field plant can burn 10,000 tons of a coal a day.

The assumption is drawn for the coal is pure carbon and is about (9.1×109g C) .

Explanation of Solution

A large coal field plant can burn 10,000 tons of a coal a day.

The assumption is drawn for the coal is pure carbon and is about (9.1×109g C) .

The mass of the Carbon dioxide is generated should be determined.

(9.1×109g C)

For Carbon atom = (1mol C/12.01g C)

Dividing the 1 Mole of CO2 to the 1mol of C

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