# How much carbon dioxide is released when a #1*L# volume of octane is combusted?

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Apr 12, 2017

Let us suppose that we use a

#### Explanation:

We reproduce your given equation:

I halved the stoichiometric equation to make the arithmetic a bit easier.

And given the stoichiometry,

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