We are asked to identify the limiting reagent.
CH4 (g) + 2 O2 (g) → 2 H2O (g) + CO2 (g)
Imagine you mix 16.05 g of methane (CH4) gas and 96.00 g of oxygen (O2) gas and then ignite the mixture. After a bright flash and a loud bang, some water droplets form on the inside of the reaction vessel.
Identify the limiting reagent.
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