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Explain what is meant by the term limiting reactant

The reactant that is completely used up so limit the amount of product formed


Give 2 reasons why the actual yield is lower than the theoretical yield

Not all the reactant could have reacted
It is reversible so may not have fully completed
Some product may still be left in the Beaker