October 06, 2022, 06:57:06 AM
Forum Rules: Read This Before Posting


Topic: Balancing C6H14 ---> C14H26 + C22H44  (Read 809 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline haber_17

  • Very New Member
  • *
  • Posts: 2
  • Mole Snacks: +0/-1
Balancing C6H14 ---> C14H26 + C22H44
« on: July 23, 2021, 10:19:30 AM »
How do i balance the equation C6H14 ---> C14H26 + C22H44. I need to balance this equation before i can calculate the change in enthalpy using GaussView

Offline Orcio_87

  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 435
  • Mole Snacks: +38/-3
Re: Balancing C6H14 ---> C14H26 + C22H44
« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2021, 10:54:42 AM »
1. Calculate number of carbon atoms on the right side.
2. Multiply number of C6H14 to make number of carbon atoms equal.
3. Add H2 on either left or right side.

Offline haber_17

  • Very New Member
  • *
  • Posts: 2
  • Mole Snacks: +0/-1
Re: Balancing C6H14 ---> C14H26 + C22H44
« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2021, 01:06:15 PM »
There was no hydrogen detected from this reaction.

Online Borek

  • Mr. pH
  • Administrator
  • Deity Member
  • *
  • Posts: 27182
  • Mole Snacks: +1765/-406
  • Gender: Male
  • I am known to be occasionally wrong.
    • Chembuddy
Re: Balancing C6H14 ---> C14H26 + C22H44
« Reply #3 on: July 23, 2021, 01:22:19 PM »
There is no way to balance this equation without additional compounds.
ChemBuddy chemical calculators - stoichiometry, pH, concentration, buffer preparation, titrations.info, pH-meter.info

Sponsored Links