Consider this reaction, carried out at constant volume:
2SO2(g) + O2(g) 2SO3(g) ∆H= –198kJ
The concentration of oxygen gas at equilibrium increases if:
A. SO2 is added to the system.
B. SO3 is added to the system
C. The temperature of the system is lowered.
D. A minimal amount of inert gas is added to the system
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