How many grams of chlorine gas must be reacted with excess sodium iodide to produce 6.00 moles of sodium chloride?


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Balanced equation. Chlorine gas limits and drives the reaction.

2NaI + Cl2 --> 2NaCl + 2I

6.00 moles NaCl (1 mole Cl2/2 mole NaCl)(70.9 grams/1 mole Cl2)

= 213 grams chlorine gas needed


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