# How many moles of C_6H_12O_6(s) are needed to produce 24 moles of carbon dioxide?

Feb 19, 2016

4

#### Explanation:

$\text{C"_6"H"_12"O"_6 + 9"O"_2 -> 6"CO"_2 + 6"H"_2"O}$

1 mole of $\text{C"_6"H"_12"O}$ produces 6 moles of ${\text{CO}}_{2}$.

4 moles of $\text{C"_6"H"_12"O}$ produces 24 moles of ${\text{CO}}_{2}$.