# Problem: Consider the reaction: 2 NO(g) + O2(g) →2 NO2(g) If the instantaneous rate of reaction of nitric oxide (NO) is ‐ 0.016 M/s, at what rate is molecular oxygen reacting A) ‐0.016 M/s B) ‐0.032 M/s C) ‐0.008 M/s D) +0.016 M/s E) +0.032 M/s

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Consider the reaction:
2 NO(g) + O2(g) →2 NO2(g)
If the instantaneous rate of reaction of nitric oxide (NO) is ‐ 0.016 M/s, at what rate is molecular oxygen reacting

A) ‐0.016 M/s
B) ‐0.032 M/s
C) ‐0.008 M/s
D) +0.016 M/s
E) +0.032 M/s

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