We're being asked to calculate the mass of I2 is produced.
Given reaction: 2 CuCl2 + 4 KI ⟶ 2 CuI + 4 KCl + I2
We will calculate the mass of I2 using the following steps:
moles CuCl2 (mole-to-mole comparison) → moles I2 (molar mass moles I2) → mass I2
I2 is produced by the reaction of 0.4235 mol of CuCl2 according to the following equation: 2CuCl2 + 4KI ⟶ 2CuI + 4KCl + I 2.
(b) What mass of I2 is produced?
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