If 1.75 moles of copper (II) chloride react with 2.00 moles of sodium nitrate, which one is the limiting reactant?

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Oct 15, 2016

Answer:

Neither one is the limiting reactant, because there is no reaction.

Explanation:

The possible reaction is

#"CuCl"_2"(aq)" + "2NaNO"_3"(aq)" → "Cu"("NO"_3)_2"(aq)" + "2NaCl(aq)"#

All reactants and products are soluble, so there is no reaction.