Ammonium nitrate → NH4NO3
Ammonium nitrate decomposes to N2O and water at temperatures between 250°C and 300°C. Write a balanced chemical reaction describing the decomposition of ammonium nitrate, and calculate the standard heat of reaction using the appropriate enthalpies of formation. Please include phases and show your work on how you got the answer.
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