Please refer to the hypothetical Born-Haber cycle below for M(s) + X(s) → MX(s), where M and X are both elements in their standard states.
The enthalpy of formation (ΔH f) for MX(s) is:
a. 938 kJ b. 130 kJ c. 808 kJ d. 221 kJ e. -221 kJ
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