Over the years, the thermite reaction has been used for welding railroad rails, in incendiary bombs, and to ignite solid fuel rocket motors.
The reaction is
Fe2O3(s) + 2Al(s) → 2Fe(l) + Al2O3(s)
What mass of iron(III) oxide must be used to produce 76.73 g of iron? (Answer in grams)
What mass of aluminum must be used to produce 76.72 g of iron?
What is the maximum mass of aluminum oxide that could be produced along with 76.75 g iron?