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Al metal reacts with HCl produces AlCl3 and hydrogen gas.

Al metal reacts with HCl produces AlCl3 and hydrogen gas. If 4.288grams of Al (0.159moles) undergo this reaction with an excess of HCl, how many grams of hydrogen gas should be produce?

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First write the balanced equation:

2Al + 6HCl = 2AlCl3 + 3H2

So 2 moles of Al will create ...

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