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.