Problem: In this reaction ________.a) Entropy has decreased b) The chemical energy of the products is greater than that of the reactantsc) The kinetic energy of the reactants is less than that of the productsd) Heat has been released to the environmente) Disorder has decreased

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For the given reaction, we're being asked to determine which statement is true.

Let's analyze each statement given:

a) Entropy has decreased 

Recall that entropy is the degree of chaos or disorder of a system and that it depends on the following:

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In this reaction ________.

a) Entropy has decreased 

b) The chemical energy of the products is greater than that of the reactants

c) The kinetic energy of the reactants is less than that of the products

d) Heat has been released to the environment

e) Disorder has decreased

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