We’re being asked to determine the ΔG for the given reaction:
Ca(s) + Cl2(g) → CaCl2(s)
We can use the following equation to solve for ΔG˚rxn:
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The value of ΔG° at 25 °C for the formation of calcium chloride from its constituent elements, Ca(s) + Cl2(g) --> CaCl2(s)
a. 0 kJ
b. -741.8 kJ
c. +741.8 kJ
d. -892.4 kJ
e. 369.1 kJ
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