Problem: How many moles of Al are needed to react completely with 1.2 mol FeO in the reaction 2 Al + 3 FeO → 3 Fe + Al2O3?

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We're being asked to determine the moles of Al needed to react completely with 1.2 mol FeO.

We're given the following balanced reaction:   2 Al + 3 FeO → 3 Fe + Al2O3

From the balanced reaction:  2 moles of Al reacts with 3 moles FeO.

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How many moles of Al are needed to react completely with 1.2 mol FeO in the reaction 2 Al + 3 FeO → 3 Fe + Al2O3?

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