Chemists' Guide to Stoich

By: Justin Sims

Step 3: THEORETICAL YIELD/ PERCENT YEILD

FINALLY THE LAST STEP IN THE GLORIOUS CREATION AKA STOICH...SIKE . WE ARE GOING TO BE USING ALL CAPS BECAUSE THIS IS THE FINAL STRETCH OF THIS FREAKING PROJECT AND I WANT TO GO ALL OUT.


THEORETICAL YIELD IS THE LIMITING REACTANT. IT IS ALL THAT CAN BE USED IN A REACTION. TO FIND THIS JUST FIND THE LIMITING REACTANT.



NEXT AND THE FINAL SEGMENT IS THE PERCENT YIELD

TO FIND THE PERCENT YIELD YOU HAVE TO TAKE THE ACTUAL YIELD (GIVEN IN THE QUESTION) AND DIVIDE IT BY THE THEORETICAL YIELD. THEN WHEN YOU HAVE THAT NUMBER MULTIPLY IT BY 100 AND THAT IS IT. WE ARE DONE. WE MADE IT. NOW ITS TIME TO GO TO QUESTION 2...................................TBC