Problem: Which of the following statements is  true regarding equilibrium?A) At equilibrium, the rates of the forward and reverse reactions are not equal.B) The concentrations of the reactants and products are equal.C) The reaction stops at equilibrium.D) A rate vs. time plot would show the forward and reverse rates merging at equilibrium.E) None are true.

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We're being asked to determine which among the problem is true regarding equilibrium.

In this case, we have to analyze each statement:

A) At equilibrium, the rates of the forward and reverse reactions are not equal.

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Which of the following statements is  true regarding equilibrium?

A) At equilibrium, the rates of the forward and reverse reactions are not equal.

B) The concentrations of the reactants and products are equal.

C) The reaction stops at equilibrium.

D) A rate vs. time plot would show the forward and reverse rates merging at equilibrium.

E) None are true.