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Chemistry

9th Edition
Steven S. Zumdahl
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133611097
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Chemistry

9th Edition
Steven S. Zumdahl
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133611097

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Chapter 6, Problem 82E
Textbook Problem

Calculate ∆Hº for each of the following reactions using the data in Appendix 4:

4 Na ( s ) + O 2 ( g ) 2 Na 2 O ( s ) 2 Na ( s ) + 2 H 2 O ( l ) 2 NaOH ( a q ) + H 2 ( g ) 2 Na ( s ) + CO 2 ( g ) Na 2 O ( s ) + CO ( g )

Explain why a water or carbon dioxide fire extinguisher might not be effective in putting out a sodium fire.

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