Problem: Hydrogen is prepared commercially by the reaction of methane and water vapor at elevated temperatures.CH4(g) + H2 O(g) ⇌ 3H2(g) + CO(g)What is the equilibrium constant for the reaction if a mixture at equilibrium contains gases with the following concentrations: CH4, 0.126 M; H2O, 0.242 M; CO, 0.126 M; H2 1.15 M, at a temperature of 760 °C?

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Hydrogen is prepared commercially by the reaction of methane and water vapor at elevated temperatures.

CH4(g) + H2 O(g) ⇌ 3H2(g) + CO(g)

What is the equilibrium constant for the reaction if a mixture at equilibrium contains gases with the following concentrations: CH4, 0.126 M; H2O, 0.242 M; CO, 0.126 M; H2 1.15 M, at a temperature of 760 °C?

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