Asked Dec 24, 2019

Considering each of the following values and neglecting entropy, tell whether the starting material or product is favored at equilibrium: (a) ?H° = 80 kJ/mol; (b) ?H° = -40 kJ/mol.


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AG-ΔΗ-T ΔS If AG =-ve AH=-ve (favours product formation) If AG =+ve AH=+ve (favours reactant formation)


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