Problem: Consider the decomposition of red mercury(II) oxide under standard state condition.2HgO(s, red) ⟶ 2Hg(l) + O 2(g)(a) Is the decomposition spontaneous under standard state conditions?

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Consider the decomposition of red mercury(II) oxide under standard state condition.

2HgO(s, red) ⟶ 2Hg(l) + O 2(g)

(a) Is the decomposition spontaneous under standard state conditions?

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