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Problem: Methanol (CH3OH) can be produced by the following reaction:CO(g) + 2H2(g) → CH3OH(g)Hydrogen at STP flows into a reactor at a rate of 16.0 L/min. Carbon monoxide at STP flows into the reactor at a rate of 25.0 L/min. If 5.30 g methanol is produced per minute, what is the percent yield of the reaction?

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Methanol (CH3OH) can be produced by the following reaction:

CO(g) + 2H2(g) → CH3OH(g)

Hydrogen at STP flows into a reactor at a rate of 16.0 L/min. Carbon monoxide at STP flows into the reactor at a rate of 25.0 L/min. If 5.30 g methanol is produced per minute, what is the percent yield of the reaction?

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