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Chapter 9, Problem 13E
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What happens to the temperature of the surroundings during an exothermic reaction? Endothermic reaction?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The effect to the temperature of the surrounding during an exothermic and an endothermic reaction is to be explained.

Concept introduction:

Exothermic reactions are chemical reactions in which energy is released in the form of light or heat.

Endothermic reactions are opposite to exothermic reactions in which energy is required in the form of heat for chemical reaction to occur.

Heat is something that is transferred between two objects as they both have a difference in temperature.

The power that arises by utilizing the chemical or physical resources for providing heat and light or carrying out various processes is known as energy.

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An exothermic reaction is a reaction in which energy is released from a chemical reaction in the form of heat. The heat is lost to the surrounding in these reactions. Due to which, the exothermic reaction increases the temperature of the surrounding...

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