Problem: Consider the following reaction, equilibrium concetrations, and equilibrium constant at a particular temperature. Determine the equilibrium pressure of CO. CO(g) + 2 H2(g) ⇌ CH3OH(I)       Kp = 2.25 x 104 P(H2)eq = 0.52 atm A) 8.3 x 104 atm B) 1.2 x 10-5 atm C) 6.25 x 10-3 atm D) 8.5 x 10-5 atm E) 1.6 x 10-4 atm

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Consider the following reaction, equilibrium concetrations, and equilibrium constant at a particular temperature. Determine the equilibrium pressure of CO.

CO(g) + 2 H2(g) ⇌ CH3OH(I)       Kp = 2.25 x 104

P(H2)eq = 0.52 atm

A) 8.3 x 104 atm

B) 1.2 x 10-5 atm

C) 6.25 x 10-3 atm

D) 8.5 x 10-5 atm

E) 1.6 x 10-4 atm

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