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Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity

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John C. Kotz + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337399074

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Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity

10th Edition
John C. Kotz + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337399074
Textbook Problem

Without doing calculations, decide whether each of the following is exo- or endothermic.

  1. (a) the combustion of natural gas
  2. (b) the decomposition of glucose, C6H12O6, to carbon and water

(a)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

To identify whether the given reactions are exothermic or endothermic process

Concept Introduction:

The directionality of the energy transferred as heat between the system and the surroundings can be given in terms of exothermic and endothermic process.

Explanation

Combustion of natural gas:

  CH4+2O2CO2

(b)

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

To identify whether the given reactions are exothermic or endothermic process

Concept Introduction:

The directionality of the energy transferred as heat between the system and the surroundings can be given in terms of exothermic and endothermic process.

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