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Mole ratio

relationship between moles in a balanced chemical equation

Law of Conservation of Mass

During a chemical reaction, the total mass of the reactants is always equal to the total mass of the products


the study of the relative quantities of reactants and products in a reaction

Gravimetric stoichiometry

Stoichiometry analysis involving mass

Gas stoichiometry

stoichiometry involving the volume of gases

Stoichiometry coefficients

a number that is placed in front of the formula of a product or a reactant of a chemical equation to indicate the mole ratio of the reactants and products in a reaction

Stoichiometry amounts

the exact molar amount of a reactant or a product, as predicted by a balanced chemical equation

limiting reagent

the reactant that is completely consumed during a chemical reaction, limiting the amount of product that is produced

excess reactant

a reactant that remains after a chemical reaction is over

theoretical yield

calculated quantity

actual yield

measured quantity

percentage yield

the actual yield of a reaction, expressed as a result of the theoretical yield

competing reaction

a reaction that occurs at the same time as a principal reaction and consumes some of the reactants and/or products of the principal reaction

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