A 1.00 g sample of NH 4NO3 is decomposed in a bomb calorimeter. The temperature increases by 6.12°C. What is the molar heat of decomposition for ammonium nitrate?
a) -602 kJ•mol-1
b) -398 kJ•mol-1
c) 7.53 kJ•mol-1
d) 164 kJ•mol-1
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