Chlorine gas can be prepared in the laboratory by the reaction of hydrochloric acid with manganese(IV) oxide.
A sample of 33.7 g MnO2 is added to a solution containing 48.9 g HCl.
What is the limiting reactant?
What is the theoretical yield of Cl2?
If the yield of the reaction is 87.3%, what is the actual yield of chlorine?