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Problem: At the start of a certain reaction, only reactants are present; no products have been formed. What is the value of Qc at this point in the reaction?

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We are being asked to determine the value of the reaction quotient, Qc at the start of a certain reaction, when only reactants are present; no products have been formed.


Recall that the reaction quotient, Q, can be calculated like an equilibrium constant with the formula shown below:


Q=productsreactants


Since there are no products formed, this means that:

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At the start of a certain reaction, only reactants are present; no products have been formed. What is the value of Qc at this point in the reaction?

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