Problem: If the following reaction is carried out in a sealed container:               2 SO 3(g) ⇌  2 SO 2(g) + O 2(g)  a state of equilibrium can be reached if the container initially contains: A) SO3 only.         B) SO2 and O2 only.           C) SO3 and O2 only. D) SO3, SO2, and O2. E) any of these combinations of reactants and products.    

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If the following reaction is carried out in a sealed container:  

            2 SO 3(g) ⇌  2 SO 2(g) + O 2(g

a state of equilibrium can be reached if the container initially contains:

A) SO3 only.        

B) SO2 and O2 only.          

C) SO3 and O2 only.

D) SO3, SO2, and O2.

E) any of these combinations of reactants and products.  

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