2moles of h2 react with 1 mole of O2 to produce 2moles of h2O than prove that law of conservation of mass is valid in give reaction ( eg. Mass of 2moles h2 in given reaction is 2×6.022×10^23 prove through this method)

One mole of any substance contains 6.023×1023atoms or molecules.

Mass of H2 molecule = 2 amu
Mass of oxygen molecule O2 = 32 amu
Mass of H2O molecule = 18 amu
Mass of 2 moles of H2 = 2×6.023×1023×2 amu
Mass of 1 mole of O2 = 1×6.023×1023×32 amu
Thus, total mass of the reactants, mr=4×6.023×1023 amu + 32×6.023×1023 amu =36×6.023×1023 amu
Mass of 2 moles of H2O = 2×6.023×1023×18 amu
Mass of the product, mp=36×6.023×1023amu
Thus, total mass of the reactants = mass of the product.
Hence, mass remains conserved in the reaction.

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