Problem: Write the chemical equation for the reaction of benzoate ion, C6H5CO2− with water.Write the Kb expression for the reaction of benzoate ion, C6H5CO2− with water.a) [C6H5COOH][OH−]/[C6H5COO−][H2O]b) [C6H5COO−][H2O]/[C6H5COOH][OH−]c) [C6H5COOH][OH−]/[C6H5COO−]d) [C6H5COO−]/[C6H5COOH][OH−]

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Write the chemical equation for the reaction of benzoate ion, C6H5CO2 with water.

C6H5CO2- (aq)   +   H2O (l)   ⇌  C6H5CO2H(aq)   +   OH-(aq)


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Write the chemical equation for the reaction of benzoate ion, C6H5CO2 with water.

Write the Kb expression for the reaction of benzoate ion, C6H5CO2 with water.

a) [C6H5COOH][OH]/[C6H5COO][H2O]

b) [C6H5COO][H2O]/[C6H5COOH][OH]

c) [C6H5COOH][OH]/[C6H5COO]

d) [C6H5COO]/[C6H5COOH][OH]

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