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Problem: For the following reaction, 6.92 grams of carbon tetrachloride are mixed with excess methane (CH4). The reaction yields 6.75 grams of dichloromethane (CH2Cl2) methane (CH4) (g) + carbon tetrachloride (g) → dichloromethane (CH2Cl2) (g) What is the theoretical yield of dichloromethane (CH2CI2)? What is the percent yield for this reaction ? 

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For the following reaction, 6.92 grams of carbon tetrachloride are mixed with excess methane (CH4). The reaction yields 6.75 grams of dichloromethane (CH2Cl2

methane (CH4) (g) + carbon tetrachloride (g) → dichloromethane (CH2Cl2) (g) 

What is the theoretical yield of dichloromethane (CH2CI2)? 

What is the percent yield for this reaction ? 

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