Problem: When sulfuric acid reacts with calcium hydroxide, calcium sulfate and water are produced. The balanced equation for this reaction is: H2SO4 (aq) + Ca(OH)2 (s) → CaSO4 (s) + 2H2O(l) If 3 moles of calcium hydroxide react.. (a) The reaction consumes ________ moles of sulfuric acid. (b) The reaction produces ________ moles of calcium sulfate and moles of water.

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When sulfuric acid reacts with calcium hydroxide, calcium sulfate and water are produced. The balanced equation for this reaction is: 

H2SO(aq) + Ca(OH)2 (s) → CaSO4 (s) + 2H2O(l) 

If 3 moles of calcium hydroxide react.. 

(a) The reaction consumes ________ moles of sulfuric acid. 

(b) The reaction produces ________ moles of calcium sulfate and moles of water.

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