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Problem: Oxygen gas reacts with powdered aluminum according to the following reaction: 4Al (s) + 3O2 (g) → 2Al2O3 (s) What volume of O2 gas (in L) measured at 795 mmHg and 27°C, is required to completely react with 53.5 g of Al? 

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Oxygen gas reacts with powdered aluminum according to the following reaction: 

4Al (s) + 3O2 (g) → 2Al2O3 (s) 

What volume of O2 gas (in L) measured at 795 mmHg and 27°C, is required to completely react with 53.5 g of Al? 

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