Baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) undergoes spontaneous decomposition at high enough temperatures to produce the following equation:
2 NaHCO3 (s) ⇌ Na2CO3 (s) + CO2 (g) + H2O (g)
Would we obtain more CO2 and H2O by adding extra baking soda to the reaction mixture in:
a. A closed vessel or system
b. An open vessel or system
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