Identify the following processes as spontaneous or nonspontaneous:
a) the ripening of a banana
Which of the following processes are spontaneous, and which are nonspontaneous:
a) the ripening of a banana,
b) dissolution of sugar in a cup of hot coffee,
c) the reaction of nitrogen atoms to form N2 molecules at 25 °C and 1 atm,
e) formation of CH4 and O2 molecules from CO2 and H2O at room temperature and 1 atm pressure?
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