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# Problem: 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-1b) -398 kJ•mol-1c) 7.53 kJ•mol-1d) 164 kJ•mol-1

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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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