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Air bags

Air bags are activated when a severe impact causes a steel ball to compress a spring & electrically ignite a detonator cap. This causes sodium azide(NaN3) to decompose explosively: 2NaN3(s) = 2Na(s) + 3N2(g) What mass of NaN3(s) must be reacted to inflate an airbag to 70.0 L. at STP?

Show work-Oswald process - mass and how much oxygen required?

9) Industrially, nitric acid (HNO3) is produced by the Oswald process represented by the following - what mass of NH3 is needed to produce 5 tones of HNO3? How much Oxygen is required? 4NH3 + 5O2 = 4NO = 6H20 2NO + O2 = 2NO2 2NO2 + H2O = HNO3 + HNO2

Chemical equation with 7 parts

(Any number following an asterisk is a subscript.) Using the balanced chemical equation: C*6H*12O*6 + 2H(positive charge)--> C*6H*14O*6 answer the following A. How many grams of C*6H*12O*6 equals one mole? B. How many grams of C*6H*14O*6 equals one mole? C. How many moles of H(positive charge) react with 1 mol of C*6H*12O*

A equation with 9 parts

(any number following an asterisk is a subscript) Using the equation for the combustion of methane: CH*4(L) + O*2(G) --> CO*2(G) + H*2O(G) answer the following: A. Is the equation properly balanced and if not balance it. B. Name the compounds in this reaction. c. How many moles of O*2 react with 1 mol of CH*4? D. How many

Solubility product constant

A saturated solution of silver chloride, AgCl contains 1.92 mg of AgCl per liter of solution. What is the value of the solubility product constant Ksp for silver chloride? I know that soluability for AgCl at 25 degrees celcius ksp = 1.8 x 10 -10, however I am not sure if I would even need to incorporate this into the equatio

This deals with limiting reactants in stoichiometry

If 350.0 mL of 6.00 M H2SO4 reacts with 45.00 grams of Al in the following reaction, what is the limiting reagent, how many moles of excess reagent will there be, and how many liters of H2 will form? The reaction is: H2SO4 + Al produces Al2(SO4)3 + H2 If you could please show the steps, I'd appreciate it.

Stoichiometry problem dealing with limiting reagents

If 275.0 mL of 0.5000 M ZnCl2 reacts with 1.650 x 10 to 23rd power of AlPO4 compounds in the following reaction, what is the limiting reagent, how many moles of excess reagent will there be, and how many grams of each product will form? 3 ZnCl2 + 2 AlPO4 yields Zn3(PO4)2 + 2 AlCl3 I am substitute teaching, and I would lik

Calculating Molarity and Molality

Question: A sodium chloride solution has a molarity of 1.250 mol/L and a density of 1.050 g/ml. Calculate molality, the mole fraction of water, and the percent by mass of sodium chloride.

Solve: Distance, Velocity, Density and Volume

Questions: 1. If the sun which is 93,000,000 miles away away from Earth was to go out, how long would it take for us to know that this had happened? Light travels at a speed of 3 x 10^8 meters/second. 2. What would the density be (in g/cm^3) of a block that is 4 cm by 15 cm by 12 cm, and has a mass of 4.3 kg? 3. An ob

Mass Balance Problem

Please see the attached file for full problem description. --- Q1. Starting with a pulp with a water content of 99%, how much water must be removed to obtain one ton of paper containing 60% water? Solution. Water removed Pulp

Calculating the Mass of Compounds

Please view the attached file to see the various compounds I need to calculate the mass of. I am having some difficulty approaching these questions.

Empirical formula of unknown compound

A major oil company has used a gasoline additive called MMT to boost the octane rating of its gasoline. What is the empirical formula of MMT if it is 49.5% C, 3.2% H, 22.0% O, and 25.2% Mn? empirical formula_______________________________


5. Calculate the sodium ion concentration when 60.0 mL of 6.0 M sodium carbonate is added to 30.0 mL of 1.0 M sodium bicarbonate.

Solubility Product and Solubility

The solubility product of silver chromate, Ag2CrO4, at 25 degrees Celsius is 4.05 x 10^-12 mol^3/L^3. Calculate the solubility of silver chromate in: a) pure water b) 0.0500 M silver nitrate solution c) 0.0500 M potassium chromate solution

Calculating concentration in a solution

A student pipets 20.00mL of 0.030M Na2SO3 soln. into a large beaker. To this same beaker the student adds 30.00 mL of 0.020M KIO3 soln. and 50.00 mL of distilled water. The student mixes it thoroughly with a stir rod. Calculate the concentration of Na2SO3 and KIO3 in the new solution but before the reaction occurs.

Boiling Point Elevation

I'm doing boiling point elevation and the formula is: deltaT_b = k_b * m * i (k_b = 0.52 degrees C/m for water) I don't know how to use this calculation with this problem: Calculate the boiling point of an aqueous solution containing 3.8% by mass of NaCl. Do I take 3.8% of NaCl's mass of 58.44g? How do I set up the equatio

Electrochemical cell

It is given that the electrochemical cell is at 298K. At time zero [Zn 2+ ]= 1.0 x 10 ^-3 M and [Ag +] = 0.500 M. Calculate the molarities of zinc and silver ions after a current of 2.00 amperes flow for 20 hours. Please show step by step and the units you are using.

Density of Oil Functions

If a serving of oil is exactly 1 tablespoon, which has a mass of 14g, and there are 96 servings in the container, what is the density of the oil in grams per milliliter (g/ml)?


A cylindrical bar of gold that is 1.5 in. high and 0.25 in. in diameter has a mass of 23.1987g, as determined on an analytical balance. An empty graduated cylinder is weighed on a triple beam balance and has a mass of 73.7g. After pouring a small amount of liquid into the graduated cylinder, the mass is 79.16g. When the gold cyl

Chemistry Problems

1. The following reaction occurs: CaCO3 + 2H- -> Ca2+ + CO2 +H2O If a 25gm sample of calcium carbonate is added to a 75.5 ml HCl (density = 1.125gm/cm3, 26% HCl by mass), calculate the molarity of the HCL remaining in solution (if any) after the reaction is complete. Assume no volume change. 2. A sample of coc

Concentration of an ideal solution

An ideal solution with solute density 1.05 and solvent density 1.00 is subject to a huge gravity force field, a linear function of postition, F=kr, k is a constant and r is the position along the field. Derive the concentration as a function of T and position r along the field. (Hints: express gravitational potential as functi

Finding limiting reactant, theoretical yield, and actual yield

An electric furnace produces phosphorus by the following reaction: Ca3(PO4)2(s) + C(s)+SiO2(s)= CaSiO3(s)+CO(g)+P(I) An initial reaction mixture contains 1500g calcium phosphate, 250 g carbon and 1000g silicon dioxide. a) What is the limiting reactant? b) What is the theoretical yield of phosphorus? c) After the reaction

Determine concentrations in mixture using determinants

Please see attachment. A solvent called "mixed xylenes" contains the o-xylene, m-xylene, p-xylene and ethyl benzene. In the table below, the absorbances of each of the pure components and the absorbance of a sample of "mixed xylenes" were measured at four different wavelengths. All measurements used the same cell and, theref

Oxygen production

The following reaction is used in laboratories to produce oxygen: 2 KClO3 --> 2 KCl + 3 O2 At 25 degrees Celsius and one atmosphere pressure, how many liters of O2 gas will be produced from the reaction of 275g of KClO3?


Imagine that we give N2(+), O2(+) and (NO)+ ions the same velocity of 30.0 km/s and then send them into a mass spectrometer where the magnetic field strength is B=8.5MN/C. How far would the spot on the photographic plate be from the entry point for each ion, assuming that each ion completes one-half of an orbit. The atomic mas