Anu asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 4 months ago

Assuming the charcoal is pure carbon, find the number of moles of O2 that react with one charcoal (2.04 mol) to produce carbon monoxide.?

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  • 4 months ago

    2 C + O2 → 2 CO

    (2.04 mol C) x (1 mol O2 / 2 mol C) = 1.02 mol O2

  • roger
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    easy one.     2.04  moles of  carbon C  Carbon  monoxide is  CO    so it is  one  atom of  Carbon to one atom of   Oxygen   

    so we  get   2.04/2    moles of    oxygen .  Remember that  Oxygen is  found as   O2

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