# What mass of #"calcium carbide"# gives a #1*L# volume of acetylene under standard conditions?

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May 14, 2017

#### Answer:

This reactor uses calcium carbide as its hydrocarbon source..........

#### Explanation:

And follows the stoichiometric equation:

We assume you want

Using the Ideal Gas equation with the appropriate gas constant, we solve for

And so we need a mass of ............................................