posted by caroline on .
Hydrogen cyanide, HCN, can be made by a two-step process. First, ammonia is reacted with O2 to give nitric oxide, NO.
4 NH3(g) + 5 O2(g) → 4 NO(g) + 6 H2O(g)
Then nitric oxide is reacted with methane, CH4.
2 NO(g) + 2 CH4(g) → 2 HCN(g) + 2 H2O(g) + H2(g)
When 25.6 g of ammonia and 25.1 g of methane are used, how many grams of hydrogen cyanide can be produced?
I need help with this problem, and it's due tomorrow.