Problem: Use data from appendix iib in the textbook to calculate the equilibrium constants at 25 degrees Celsius for each of the following reaction: 2 CO (g) + O2(g) ↔ 2CO2 (g) 

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Given equation: 2 CO(g) + O2(g) 2 CO2(g)


Recall that ΔG˚rxn and K are related to each other:


ΔG°rxn=-RTlnK


To solve for ΔG˚rxn:


ΔG°rxn=ΔG°f, prod-ΔG°f, react

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Use data from appendix iib in the textbook to calculate the equilibrium constants at 25 degrees Celsius for each of the following reaction: 

2 CO (g) + O2(g) ↔ 2CO2 (g) 


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