Problem: Write the chemical equation for the reaction whose enthalpy change is the standard enthalpy of formation of sucrose, C12H22O11(s), HfHf[{ m C_{12}H_{22}O_{11}}].

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We’re being asked to determine the balanced chemical equation for the reaction used to calculate the standard enthalpy of formation of sucrose C12H22O11.


Recall that the standard enthalpy of formation (ΔH°frefers to the enthalpy change for the formation of 1 mole of a compound from its elements in their standard states.


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Write the chemical equation for the reaction whose enthalpy change is the standard enthalpy of formation of sucrose, C12H22O11(s), HfHf.

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