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Sulfur undergoes combustion to form sulfuur dioxide. If 456g of sulfur is burnt calculate the mass of sulfur dioxide produced.

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    Write and balance the equation.
    Convert 456 g S to mols. moles = grams/molar mass
    Using the coefficients in the balanced equation, convert moles S to moles SO2.
    Now convert moles SO2 to grams. grams = moles x molar mass.

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