Find the limiting reactant for each initial amount of reactants in the following reaction: 2Na(s)+ Br2(g)→2NaBr(s) A:  5 molNa and 5 molBr2?

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  • 4 weeks ago

    from the balanced equation, 2 moles of Na reacts completely with 1 mole of Br₂

    therefore 5 moles of Na will need 2.5 moles of Br₂, and Na is the limiting reactant. 

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