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Ethanol is produced industrially by the acid catalyzed reaction of ethylene with water. The balanced equation for

this reaction is:

C 2H 4(g) + H 2O (g) ® C 2H 5OH (l)

If water is present in excess, how many grams of ethanol can be produced from 7.24 moles of ethylene?

a. 334 g

b. 203 g

c. 14.5 g

d. 7.24 g

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