Problem: Gallium chloride is formed by the reaction of 2.6 L of a 1.44 M solution of HCl according to the following equation: 2Ga + 6HCl ⟶  2GaCl3 + 3H2.(b) Perform the calculations outlined.

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2 Ga + 6 HCl ⟶  2 GaCl3 + 3 H2


Recall that molarity is the ratio of the moles of solute and the volume of solution (in liters)

In other words:


Molarity (M) =moles of soluteLiters of solution


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Gallium chloride is formed by the reaction of 2.6 L of a 1.44 M solution of HCl according to the following equation: 

2Ga + 6HCl ⟶  2GaCl3 + 3H2.

(b) Perform the calculations outlined.

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