We’re being asked to calculate the percent yield of Fe in the following reaction:
Fe2O3 + 3 CO → 2 Fe + 3 CO2
Recall that percent yield is given by:
In the following reaction, the theoretical yield of Fe was calculated to be 105 g. If the actual yield was 87.9 g, what was the percent yield?
Fe2O3 + 3CO → 2Fe + 3CO 2
a) 65.3 %
b) 83.7 %
c) 112 %
d) 97.8 %
e) 59.0 %
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