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Problem: For the reaction shown, find the limiting reactant for each of the following initial amounts of reactants.2Na(s) + Br2(g) → 2NaBr(s)12.1 mol Na, 6.9 mol Br2

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The limiting reactant is the reactant that produces the least amount of the product.

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For the reaction shown, find the limiting reactant for each of the following initial amounts of reactants.
2Na(s) + Br2(g) → 2NaBr(s)

12.1 mol Na, 6.9 mol Br2

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