Problem: The reaction for the synthesis of ammonia  N2(g) + 3H2(g) ⇌ 2NH3(g)  is exothermic. To obtain the greatest yield of NH3, this reaction should be carried out at 1. any temperature, any pressure. 2. high temperature, low pressure. 3. high temperature, high pressure. 4. low temperature, low pressure. 5. low temperature, high pressure.

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The reaction for the synthesis of ammonia 

N2(g) + 3H2(g) ⇌ 2NH3(g) 

is exothermic. To obtain the greatest yield of NH3, this reaction should be carried out at

1. any temperature, any pressure.

2. high temperature, low pressure.

3. high temperature, high pressure.

4. low temperature, low pressure.

5. low temperature, high pressure.

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