# Problem: Ammonia can also be synthesized by the reaction:3H2(g) + N2(g) → 2NH3(g)What is the theoretical yield of ammonia, in kilograms, that we can synthesize from 5.39 kg of H2 and 33.5 kg of N2?

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We are asked to calculate the theoretical yield of ammonia, in kilograms, that we can synthesize from 5.39 kg of H2 and 33.5 kg of N2

3 H2(g) + N2(g) → 2 NH3(g)

Calculate the yield based on both reactants:

Molar mass H2 = 2.02 g/mol

Molar mass N2 = 28.02 g/mol

For H2:

= 30.31 kg NH3

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Ammonia can also be synthesized by the reaction:

3H2(g) + N2(g) → 2NH3(g)

What is the theoretical yield of ammonia, in kilograms, that we can synthesize from 5.39 kg of H2 and 33.5 kg of N2?

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