C 7 H 6 O 3 + C 4 H 6 O 3 = C 9 H 8 O 4 + C 2 H 4 O 2 Mass of beaker and aspirin:1917g Mass of empty beaker:0125g Mass of aspirin:1792g Mass of…

C7H6O+ C4H6O3 = C9H8O4 + C2H4O2

Mass of beaker and aspirin: 136.1917g

Mass of empty beaker: 134.0125g

Mass of aspirin: 2.1792g

Mass of salicylic acid used: 3.0400g

Question:

1/ Calculate the theoretical yield of aspirin based on the balanced equation and your starting mass of salicylic acid.

2/ Calculate the percent yield for your experiment.