Problem: The equilibrium constant for the reaction Ni (s) + 4CO (g) ⇌ Ni(CO) 4 (g) is 1.2 × 10–4 at 25°C. What is the equilibrium constant for the reaction Ni(CO)4 (g) ⇌ Ni (s) + 4CO (g)?

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The equilibrium constant for the reaction Ni (s) + 4CO (g) ⇌ Ni(CO) 4 (g) is 1.2 × 104 at 25°C. What is the equilibrium constant for the reaction Ni(CO)4 (g) ⇌ Ni (s) + 4CO (g)?

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