Problem: At 25ºC, K = 0.090 for the reactionH2O(g) + Cl2O(g) ⇌ 2HOCl(g)Calculate the concentrations of all species at equilibrium for each of the following cases.b. 1.0 mole of pure HOCl is placed in a 2.0-L flask.

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[HOCl] = 1.0 mol2.0 L = 0.5 M


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Step 3

Kc = [HOCl]2[H2O][Cl2]0.090 = (0.5 - 2x)2(x)(x)0.090 = (0.5 - 2x)2(x)2


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At 25ºC, K = 0.090 for the reaction

H2O(g) + Cl2O(g) ⇌ 2HOCl(g)

Calculate the concentrations of all species at equilibrium for each of the following cases.

b. 1.0 mole of pure HOCl is placed in a 2.0-L flask.