science

posted by .

Al(s) + HCl(aq) AlCl3(aq) + H2(g)
Zn(s) + HCl(aq) ZnCl2(aq) + H2(g)

Consider the unbalanced equations above. A 0.250 g sample of a mixture of aluminum and zinc metal is reacted with an excess of hydrochloric acid. Both metals react with hydrochloric acid. The sample produces 210.2 mL of hydrogen gas at STP.

(a) What is the mass percent aluminum in the sample?

(b) What is the mass percent zinc in the sample?

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Chem

    A mixture of chromium and zinc weighing .362 g was reacted with an excess of hydrochloric acid. After all the metals in the mixture reacted 225 mL of dry hydrogen gas was collected at 27 C and 750 torr. Determine the mass percent Zn …
  2. chemistry

    Q1) 5 liters of Butane gas (C4H10) is reacted with plenty of oxygen at 27 oC and 1 atm to produce carbon dioxide and water vapor. Calculate the following: 1- The volume of CO2 produced at 1 atm and 400 oC. 2- The mass of H2O vapor …
  3. chemistry

    Zinc metal reacts with hydrochloric acid (HCl) according to the equation: Zn(s)+HCl(aq)=ZnCl2(aq)=H2(g) How many grams of H2 are produced if 100 grams of zinc reacts?
  4. chemistry

    A mixture contained zinc sulfide, ZnS, and lead sulfide, PbS. A sample of the mixture weighing 6.12 g was reacted with an excess of hydrochloric acid. The reactions are given below. ZnS(s) + 2 HCl(aq) → ZnCl2(aq) + H2S(g) PbS(s) …
  5. AP Chemistry

    A mixture of aluminum and zinc metal is used in 2 experiments described below: A- A 1.7 gram sample of the mixture is reacted with excess hydrochloric acid and the resulting hydrogen gas is collected over water. The reaction takes …
  6. chemistry

    When zinc metal is reacted with hydrochloric acid, zinc chloride and hydrogen gas are produced. If 16.4 ml of 2.14 M HCl are used: a) how many grams of zinc metal are needed to completely use up the acid?
  7. Chemistry

    Al(s) + HCl(aq) AlCl3(aq) + H2(g) Zn(s) + HCl(aq) ZnCl2(aq) + H2(g) Consider the unbalanced equations above. A 0.200 g sample of a mixture of aluminum and zinc metal is reacted with an excess of hydrochloric acid. Both metals react …
  8. chemistry

    A co-op student designed an experiment to collect hydrogen gas by reacting iron with a hydrochloric acid (HCl) solution. The student’s co-op supervisor suggested that aluminum can also be included to generate hydrogen gas: Fe + 2 …
  9. Chemistry

    Calculate the percent purity of a sample of zinc metal if 325 mL of hydrogen gas is collected by water displacement at a temperature of 22.0 C and an atmospheric pressure of 745.0 mm Hg when 1.12 g of the sample is reacted with excess …
  10. chemistry

    A common way of producing hydrogen gas in the lab is by reacting zinc with hydrochloric acid. Zn (s) + 2 HCl (aq) -> ZnCl2 (aq) + H2 (g) A sample of impure zinc, of mass 5.10g, reacted with an excess of hydrochloric acid solution …

More Similar Questions