# Problem: A 55.0 mL sample of a 0.102 M potassium sulfate solution is mixed with 35.0 mL of a 0.114 M lead (II) acetate solution and this precipitation reaction occurs: K2SO4 (aq) + Pb(C2H3O2)2 (aq)      →       2 KC 2H3O2 (aq) + PbSO4 (s) The solid PbSO4 is collected , dried, and found to have a mass of 1.01 g. Determine the limiting reactant, the theoretical yield, and the percent yield.

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A 55.0 mL sample of a 0.102 M potassium sulfate solution is mixed with 35.0 mL of a 0.114 M lead (II) acetate solution and this precipitation reaction occurs:

K2SO4 (aq) + Pb(C2H3O2)2 (aq)      →       2 KC 2H3O2 (aq) + PbSO4 (s)

The solid PbSO4 is collected , dried, and found to have a mass of 1.01 g. Determine the limiting reactant, the theoretical yield, and the percent yield.

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