Lesson 5a: Theoretical, Actual, and Percent Yield.

    In which we explore theoretical and actual yields! And I make a personal record of how many times I can say, "My bad" onscreen. Trouble accessing the video? Check us out on YouTube!  Questions, comments, concerns? Email us at heychemistryblog@gmail.com. Science rules!! x

Calculating Percent Yield

Given Questions: 155.8 Kg of SiO2 reacts with 78.3 Kg of Carbon to produce 66.1 Kg of silicon. What is the percent yield of the reaction? 1. The first step is to convert your given masses into moles. This way, you can see which reactant is in excess and which one is limiting. A good … Continue reading Calculating Percent Yield