Stoichiometry With Solutions


Steps for Solving Stoichiometric Problems Involving Solutions

  • STEP 1 Write the balanced equation for the reaction. For reactions involving ions, it is best to write the net ionic equation.
  • STEP 2 Calculate the moles of reactants.
  • STEP 3 Determine which reactant is limiting.
  • STEP 4 Calculate the moles of other reactants or products, as required.
  • STEP 5 Convert to grams or other units, if required.