We are asked to use the bond energies listed to estimate the enthalpy of reaction between ethanol and hydrogen chloride.
We are going to use the formula below
Use bond energies to determine ΔHrxn for the reaction between ethanol and hydrogen chloride.
CH3CH2OH(g) + HCl(g) → CH3CH2Cl(g) + H2O(g)
a) -21 kJ
b) 1549 kJ
c) 21 kJ
d) -1549 kJ
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