ΔE = Σ Average bond energy of reactants - Σ Average bond energy of products
Acetic acid is responsible for the sour taste of vinegar. It can be manufactured using the following reaction:
Use tabulated values of bond energies from the following table to estimate ΔE for this reaction.
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