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Problem: A sample of sodium reacts completely with 0.284 kg of chlorine, forming 468 g of sodium chloride. What mass of sodium reacted? Express your answer to three significant figures and include the appropriate units.

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A sample of sodium reacts completely with 0.284 kg of chlorine, forming 468 g of sodium chloride. What mass of sodium reacted? Express your answer to three significant figures and include the appropriate units.

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