The equilibrium constant Kc for the reaction
2 NOCl(g) → 2 NO(g) + Cl2(g)
is 0.51 at a certain temperature. A mixture of NOCl, NO, and Cl2 with concentrations 1.3,1.2, and 0.60 M, respectively, was introduced into a container at this temperature. Which of the following is true?
1. Cl2(g) is produced until equilibrium is reached.
2. [Cl2 ] = 0.30 M at equilibrium.
3. No apparent reaction takes place.
4. [NOCl] = [NO] = [Cl2 ] at equilibrium.
5. NOCl(g) is produced until equilibrium is reached.
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