Problem: Green plants use light from the Sun to drive photosynthesis. Photosynthesis is a chemical reaction in which water (H2O) and carbon dioxide (CO2) chemically react to form the simple sugar glucose (C6H12O6) and oxygen gas (O2). What mass of oxygen gas is produced by the reaction of 8.91 g of water? 

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Green plants use light from the Sun to drive photosynthesis. Photosynthesis is a chemical reaction in which water (H2O) and carbon dioxide (CO2) chemically react to form the simple sugar glucose (C6H12O6) and oxygen gas (O2). 

What mass of oxygen gas is produced by the reaction of 8.91 g of water? 



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