Problem: A sample of 0.600 mol of a metal M reacts completely with excess fluorine to form 46.8 g of MF2.How many moles of F are in the sample of MF2 that forms?

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Write the reaction between metal M and Fluorine. Then do a mole to mole comparison to determine how many moles of F is present in the sample of MF2.

Balanced reaction: M + F2 → MF2

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A sample of 0.600 mol of a metal M reacts completely with excess fluorine to form 46.8 g of MF2.

How many moles of F are in the sample of MF2 that forms?

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