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Percentage yield of acid-base reaction

Using the reaction of hydrogen chloride (hydrochloric acid) and calcium hydroxide to produce water and calcium chloride answer the following:
A. How many moles of hydrochloric acid react with 0.5 moles of calcium hydroxide?
B. How many grams of hydrochloric acid react with 1 mole of calcium hydroxide?
C. How many grams of calcium chloride should be formed from the reactions of hydrochloric acid and calcium hydroxide?
D. If the reaction in 2.4 only produces 3.0 g calcium chloride, calculate the percentage yield of calcium chloride.

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The percentage yields of acid-base reactions are given.