The limiting reactant is the reactant that produces the least amount of the product.
Reaction: 2 KCl(aq) + Pb(NO3)2(aq) → PbCl2(s) + 2 KNO3(aq)
6.22 g PbCl2
2 KCl(aq) + Pb(NO3)2(aq) → PbCl2(s) + 2 KNO3(aq)
Determine the theoretical yield.
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