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Problem: Ammonium carbonate decomposes upon heating according to the following balanced equation: (NH4)2CO3 (s) → 2 NH3 (g) + CO2 (g) + H2O (g) Calculate the total volume of gas produced at 20.0°C and 1.03 atm by the complete decomposition of 11.8 g of ammonium carbonate.

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Ammonium carbonate decomposes upon heating according to the following balanced equation: 

(NH4)2CO3 (s) → 2 NH3 (g) + CO2 (g) + H2O (g) 

Calculate the total volume of gas produced at 20.0°C and 1.03 atm by the complete decomposition of 11.8 g of ammonium carbonate.


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