Problem: Consider the reaction CO(g) + H2O(g) ⇌ CO2(g) + H2(g); Kc = 102 at 500 KA reaction mixture initially contains 0.140 M CO and 0.140 M H2O. What will be the equilibrium concentration of H2O?

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CO(g) + H2O(g) ⇌ CO2(g) + H2(g); Kc = 102 at 500 K


Step 1: Construct an ICE chart


Step 2: Calculate the change (x) in the reaction using the equilibrium constant.

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Consider the reaction CO(g) + H2O(g) ⇌ CO2(g) + H2(g); Kc = 102 at 500 K
A reaction mixture initially contains 0.140 M CO and 0.140 M H2O. What will be the equilibrium concentration of H2O?

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