To calculate the theoretical yield of water when 20.4 g of pentane is burned completely.
A balanced chemical equation is an equation that contains same number of atoms as well as of each element of reactants and products of reaction.
The burning of organic compounds in presence of oxygen or air which produces water and carbon dioxide with energy is said to be the combustion reaction. It is an exothermic reaction. For example the combustion reaction of ethane is following:
The general reaction of combustion as follows:
Mass of any substance can be calculated as follows:
Number of moles can be calculated as follows;
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