Problem: Consider this reaction at equilibrium:C(s) + H2O(g) ⇌ CO(g) + H2(g)Predict whether the reaction will shift left, shift right, or remain unchanged after each disturbance.a) C is added to the reaction mixture.b) H2O is condensed and removed from the reaction mixture.c) CO is added to the reaction mixture.d) The volume of the reaction increases.

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Consider this reaction at equilibrium:

C(s) + H2O(g) ⇌ CO(g) + H2(g)

Predict whether the reaction will shift left, shift right, or remain unchanged after each disturbance.

a) C is added to the reaction mixture.

b) H2O is condensed and removed from the reaction mixture.

c) CO is added to the reaction mixture.

d) The volume of the reaction increases.

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