Problem: If Qc> Kc, how must the reaction proceed to reach equilibrium?

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We are asked how must the reaction proceed to reach equilibrium Qc> Kc.


The formula for Q is:

Q = productsreactants


Depending on if Q is greater than or less than K, our reaction will shift to attain equilibrium by reaching the equilibrium constant K:


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If Qc> Kc, how must the reaction proceed to reach equilibrium?

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