Problem: Write an equation for the formation one mole of CH3OH(l) from its elements in their standard states. Write any reference to carbon as C(s).

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We have to write a balanced equation for the formation one mole of CH3OH(l) from its elements in their standard states.


The energy that is absorbed or released, when one mole of a compound is formed from its elements in their standard states, is called enthalpy of formation.

CH3OH is formed by carbon (C), hydrogen (H) and oxygen (O).

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Write an equation for the formation one mole of CH3OH(l) from its elements in their standard states. Write any reference to carbon as C(s).

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